Customize Sheet
    Customize Font Size to Fit
    • *Don’t forget to edit the price table.

    Tips to Save Space
    Customize & Print

    Save your page as a PDF using your built-in browser’s “Print” option. Just click the “Preview & Print” button and change the “Destination” from your local printer to any of your installed PDF applications. Please note: these steps vary slightly by browser.

    Stamp

    Dominio de Eguren

    Protocolo Rosato Made with Organic Grapes

    Spain, Castilla-La Mancha, Vino de la Tierra de Castilla

    Rose

    Winery Overview

    Dominio de Eguren is the value oriented project from the Eguren family. A family of viticulturists going back five generations to the 1870's, the Eguren family were responsible for founding Bodegas Sierra Cantabria in 1956. The Eguren's philosophy has always revolved around viticulture, as their history lies firmly intertwined with the vineyards surrounding San Vicente de la Sonsierra. Pulling from five generations of viticultural knowledge, the Eguren family lease vineyards of Tempranillo, Bobal, Macabeo, and Airén in Manchuela (in southeast Spain) on long term contracts. The wines are vinified at their winery in Manchuela, and are transported to Rioja, near the company's headquarters, for bottling and shipping. The result are extremely high quality honest value wines from one of Spain's most respected winemaking families.

    Vineyard

    Most of the vineyards for the Dominio de Eguren project are leased on long term contracts in Manchuela. The Eguren controls and lowers the yields as much as possible on these trellised vineyards planted in calcareous-clay soils in order to produce high quality wines. A significant percentage of the production is also sourced from their young vineyards in Rioja and Toro, planted with old clone massal selection Tempranillo and Tinta de Toro, before the vines are deemed old enough to be used for the estate bottled wines.

    Soil

    Poor calcareous clay soils with a high proportion of limestone. The surface is spotted with pebbles, resulting in good surface drainage.

    Viticulture

    Made with Organic Grapes is produced from certified organic trellised vineyards of Bobal planted primarily in the limits of DO Manchuela between 600 and 700M above sea level. The vines are dry farmed

    Vinification

    The grapes undergo a short cold maceration and are pressed and vinified in stainless steel. Fermentation occurs at low temperatures to retain the natural aromatics of the Bobal. Cold stabilized and bottled early in the season to preserve freshness.

    Scores & Ratings
    92
    James Suckling
    88
    Jeb Dunnuck
    89
    Jeb Dunnuck
    Additional Information

    Provide your own information here.