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Verónica Ortega's ROC is a red wine from two very old plots of Mencía, located in Valtuille de Abajo.  The vines are grown on clay-sandy soils with high sand content, adding a very elegant aromatic profile to the Mencía, and a certain precision in the mouth.


The wine is made using 100% of the bunches with their stems and spontaneously fermented in a 5000-litre open wooden vat.  Ageing occurs in 228-litre French oak barrels of second and third use. 


Here's a taste of what you can expect from this wine:

  • Aromas & Palate: Roc is a serious Mencia red wine, with a marked personality.  It is very elegant and mineral, combining floral notes, red fruits and liquorice on the nose and a long journey in the mouth.
  • Pairing: Pair this wine with roasted red meat, rice dishes with meat, cured meat and grilled red meat.

Verónica Ortega ROC 2020

  • VINTAGE - 2020

    D.O. - Bierzo

    GRAPE - 100% Mencia

    ALCOHOL - 13.5%

    BOTTLE - 75cl


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