Profound, solid, dense and with a pleasant fruitfulness.
Wine Spectator 91 points - This expressive red offers blackberry, chocolate, toast and mineral notes, with firm, well-integrated tannins supporting a plush texture. Ripe yet focused, in the modern style. Drink now through 2017. 7,000 cases made. –TM (May 31 2012)
Termes shows Toro’;s quintessential fruit: Ripe but fresh, with velvety texture and lively structure, this wine leaves a general impression of balance and elegance.
|Wine maker notes
|In French oak Bordelaise style barrels for 16 months. Racked every 4 months. Age of the barrels: "1-wine” barrels.
|Proprietary vineyards situated in Valdefinjas and Toro (Zamora).
Average altitude: 700 m. (2,296 ft).
Average age: 30 years
Variety: Tinta de Toro (100%). Autochthonous, perfectly adapted to the climate and soil of the
|The Numanthia estate is situated at Valdefinjas, a small village in the Zamora province. Numanthia was founded in 1998 by the Eguren familly, native of Rioja, in order to create the best wine of the Toro appellation.