Peique is a family winery in Valtuille de Abajo, in Bierzo, that carefully cultivates vineyards and produces wines from the tradition that has been passed down through three generations. Peique is the name of their wines and a way of life that they have created with the land as the essence. They value family and have worked hard to learn how to cultivate their vineyard. These wines are made with affection and humility, and are a faithful and honest reflection of the Bierzo landscape.
Bodegas Peique Vino de Paraje Mata los Pardos 2018
Mata los Pardos is a barrel-aged red wine under the Bierzo Denomination of Origin (León, Castilla León) and produced by Bodegas Peique .
The variety used is Mencía, from an 80-year-old vineyard located in Paraje Matalospardos in Valtuille de Abajo (León) . Clay soils with stone and boulder at an altitude of 550 meters and east and west orientation.
Peique vinifies Matalospardos in a traditional way, partly from the whole grape and partly destemmed. It ferments for 15 days in open 500-litre barrels. Subsequent aging for 12 months in used French oak barrels.
Aromas of fruit compote and toffee.
Mouth is fresh and sweet in the mouth, deep and powerful.