Bodegones del Sur Tannat Vineyard Select 2017
A stunning Tannat, this has intense black plum, tobacco and dark chocolate with a good tannic bite, perefct with steak.
An intense red and black fruit wine with lingering aftertaste, freshness and softness. This elegant and powerful wine greets you with beautiful aromas of raspberry and red cherry followed by delicious flavors of black plum, rhubarb and tobacco mixed with dark chocolate and white pepper. It has a finish that presents a brilliant tension between silky tannins and supple fruit.
The Bodegones del Sur wines are produced by Juanico, Uruguay's leading winery. A family business with around 240 hectares of vineyards in prime locations, they use a natural approch and follow organic farming. The family have embraced modern technology and invested heavily making their winery the most technically advanced in Uruguay. The wines under this label are characterful while being very approcahable, and are a great intoduction to this growing wine region, and in particular to the country's flagship Tannat red grape which produces robust and full-flavoured wines.