Bodegas Campina Contadero Joven D.O. Toro
This "Joven" is a young unoaked wine. It is a lovely for the price, very natural tasting. Red and black fruit flavours, soft mouthfeel, fairly full bodied with a dry finish.
Bodegas Campina was formed in 2003 by a collection of local vineyard owners who wanted to produce quality wines. The vineyards were all well established, all at least 40 years old, many far older, and they believed these could produce top quality fruit to create superior wines.
Like Bodega Pago de Cubas above, they also employed top local winemaker Rosa Maria Zarza,
This "Joven" is a young unoaked wine. It is a lovely for the price, very natural tasting. Red and black fruit flavours, soft mouthfeel, fairly full bodied with a dry finish. Ideal with barbeque or roast meats. It will have only had a light filtering if any, so there will be a little sediment as Rosa prefers to leave all the natural goodness in rather than filter it out.
|Winery status||Tiny "group of growers" winery|
|Winemaker||Rosa Maria Zarza|
|Grapes||100% Tempranillo (Tinta de Toro)|
|Style||Fruity, natural, dry finish|
|Sulphite level||Very Low|