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0 (£0.00) Dominio de Pingus 2018 Ribera de Duero

2018 - Dominio de Pingus

Spain, Red

Buy 1 Case for £2,100.00 In Bond
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Wine Details
Vintage:
2018
Type:
Red
Size:
3x75cl
Condition:
OWC
Drinking Window:
2022-2050
Appellation:
Ribera de Duero
Region:
Spain
Score:
100 WA
Reviewed by Luis Gutiérrez Issue Date 17th Sep 2020 Source September 2020 Week 3, The Wine Advocate

I was really looking forward to the bottled version of the 2018 Pingus after a great showing of the cask sample last year. Part of the wine matured in 20,000-liter oak casks, so it's not all barrique. This is the first time they used the vats, and based on the results, Sisseck thinks in the future Pingus will be around 50% in oak vats. The Pingus vines were planted in 1929 in two different sectors of the village of La Horra, Barroso and San Cristobal and contain some 2% other varieties. The vineyards are certified organic and biodynamic and are manicured like few vineyards in Spain. The wine is subtle and harmonious, elegant and insinuating, with all the components in very good balance. This is precise and pure; Sisseck is thorough and meticulous, and the wine shows that precision. This follows the line of the 2016, showing very well even if it was bottled only one month before I tasted it. 9,300 bottles were filled in August 2020.