La Tierra de Castilla Rosé – Bobal
100% Bobal, a fragrant and fruit-forward variety native to Spain. Lightly crushed after de-stemming. Macerated for a period of 10 hours before devatting to obtain the free run juice. Fermented in stainless steel tanks. This delicate pink rose is pleasantly acidic with vivid notes of red berries. 13% alcohol.
About the Producer
Founded in 1944 by 34 members, Bodega Cooperativa Union Campesina Iniestense counts today 1,200 members. They collectively own 7,000 hectares of vineyards, planted with 50% Bobal (from which Senorio de Iniesta Rose is made), 25% Tempranillo, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Shiraz, 5% Sauvignon Blanc and 5% Viura.
The vineyards are located around the town of Iniesta, in the province of Cuenca (near Valencia) in southeast Spain, approximately 700ft above sea level.
Tradition and deep-rooted culture influenced by the Romans and the Arabs have given them an inheritance of thousands of years of viticultural experience. Along with the gift of nature and modern technology, this history has enabled them to offer outstanding value wines.