Gonzalez Tio Pepe Sherry 75Cl

£ 10.00
£10.00/75cl

Product Description

  • White Spanish Wine
  • Uncompromisingly dry, refreshing and distinctive, Tio Pepe is the perfect partner for savoury nibbles, olives, fried fish, Spanish ham and of course tapas. Tio Pepe is best enjoyed within a year of bottling. Serve well-chilled.
  • Wine of Spain
  • Pack size: 750ml

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains Sulfites
  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • Uncompromisingly dry, refreshing and distinctive

Region of Origin

Jerez

Wine Colour

White

Alcohol Units

11.3

ABV

15% vol

Current Vintage

NV

Producer

Gonzalez Byass

Type of Closure

Other

Wine Maker

Antonio Flores

Country

Spain

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Palomino

Vinification Details

  • As soon as Palomino grapes reach the winery they are pressed using neumatic presses without crushing the stems, seeds or skins. After fermentation in stainless steel tanks, classification and fortification to 15.5% the wine enters the Tio Pepe solera where it will age for more than 4 years in American oak barrels following the traditional Solera system. During this period the wine undergoes biological ageing under a layer of yeast known as the 'flor'.

History

  • Gonzalez Byass was founded in Jerez in 1835 by Manuel Maria Gonzalez. At the young age of 23 he decided to dedicate himself to the production and commercialisation of sherry wines and spirits. Nowadays the company is controlled by the Gonzalez family, now in its fifth generation. Gonzalez Byass has since been dedicated to the production and commercialisation of quality Sherry wines and Spirits and Tio Pepe went on to become the number one selling Fino in the world

Regional Information

  • Gonzalez Byass is situated in the city of Jerez, Andalusia, in the heart of the D.O. Jerez. This area enjoys a warm and humid climate which helps in the maturation of the grapes. The Gonzalez Byass vineyards are found on the albariza soil which is the best soil in the area for the growth of vines as it has a very high chalk content and therefore a large capacity for maintaining moisture, very important given the long, hot and dry summers experienced in Jerez.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Storage

Refrigerate after opening an drink within a few weeks.

Country of Origin

Spain

Origin Free Text

Product of Spain

Name and address

  • Bottled by:
  • Bodega Gonzalez Byass Jerez,
  • S.L.U.-M.M. Gonzalez,
  • 12 Jerez,
  • España.

Return to

  • www.tiopepe.co.uk

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

750 Millilitres ℮

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