César Príncipe, 'Clarete de Luna'

César Príncipe, 'Clarete de Luna'

Ignacio Príncipe

Bodegas César Príncipe is located in Cigales, a small, fast-rising region just north of the wellknown Ribera del Duero. The cognoscenti know that Cigales winemakers like Ignacio are creating masterpieces from Tempranillo. Made from 60- to 70-year-old vines, his wines have true density, and they are certainly fit for the cellar. Yet they also offer harmony when young and immediate gratification. Intense fruit, lively acidity and pleasing tannin all come together to deliver maturity. Yes, this is wine making as it should be. Ignacio is a hands-on producer. Not every winemaker is as comfortable with his hands in the soil. But then, not every winemaker is an artist.

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Tempranillo, Albillo, Verdejo

Cigales

13.5%

415 cases

Grape(s)

Tempranillo, Albillo, Verdejo

Region

Cigales

ABV

13.5%

Production 

415 cases

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