Tempranillo


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Tem·pra·nil·lo

 (tĕm′prə-nē′yō)
n. pl. Tem·pra·nil·los
1. A variety of grape grown originally in Spain and Portugal that is a principal ingredient of Rioja and port.
2. A red or white wine made from this grape.

[Spanish tempranillo, from Old Spanish, from diminutive of temprano, early (in reference to the grape's early ripening), from Vulgar Latin *temporānus, alteration of Latin temporāneus, timely, opportune : tempus, tempor-, time + -āneus, adj. suff.]
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REINO de San Adrian Rioja 2016, Tempranillo Blanco (PS5.
Is a blend of tempranillo, maturana and graciano and the wine has been matured French oak for 24 months.
Capitoso from Rioja, Spain-A semi-Crianza made from Tempranillo, aged for six months in French oak.
Region: Ribera del Duero Varietal: Tempranillo Price: $127 Aromas: Lots of red fruit, blueberries and blackberries Flavors: Plum, red fruit marmalade, green peppercorn Impression: Silky and elegant Structure: Big, full body Drink with: Filet Mignon with green peppercorn sauce and potatoes Why I loved this wine?
50] values, while Tempranillo, Lagrein, Barbera and Durif were among the most cold-sensitive varieties with the highest [LT.
2015 Mesta Organic Old Vine Tempranillo PS6 instead of PS8 until April 25 at M&S Organic wine can be different.
The brand's wines include Valdubon Tempranillo, Roble, Crianza, Reserva, X (10) and Honoris de Valdubon (aged in new casks for 24 months).
A rush of dark cherry, plum, and berry flavors carries the characteristic Tempranillo tang over pleasant herbal notes, with an orange-peel kick on the finish.
Cottonwood Winery of Salem presents 2006 Raja Jade Syrah, 2009 Marina Piper Pinot Noir, 2008 Estate Tempranillo and 2008 Estate White.
Within there are many notable regions that make decent red, and the backbone grape is the tempranillo, which has the real distinctive Spanish character.
A REAL steal I've found is the chunky, juicy Raso de la Cruz tempranillo cabernet down from pounds 6.
Rioja has dominated the market, but two of our six new additions to the Finest range are other Spanish reds - a Tempranillo and Gamacha.