Bodegas Emilio MoroMalleolus Ribera del Duero 2021Product code: 16848
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Bodegas Emilio Moro Malleolus Ribera del Duero is a renowned Spanish wine, hailing from the prestigious Ribera del Duero region. This sophisticated and elegant wine encapsulates the essence of Tempranillo grapes to perfection. It boasts layers of rich black fruit flavours, harmoniously intertwined with notes of chocolate, leather and spices, amplified by excellent oak integration. The palate offers a delightful complexity, marked by velvety tannins and a remarkable depth. Malleolus showcases opulence, balance and longevity in its style. A paragon of Spanish winemaking, it's a luxurious choice for sophisticated drinkers, enhancing gastronomic experiences.
Very deep, intense cherry red in colour, a result of a low yield. It has a dense, ripe aroma, an intense wine with plenty of personality. The balance between ripeness and freshness is excellent, and its months of ageing in 500-litre barrels has given it plenty of complexity. It is powerful and structured in the mouth, with good balance and a long, persistent finish.
About the Winery
Tucked in the heart of Ribera del Duero, a well-regarded Spanish winemaking region, you will find the renowned Bodegas Emilio Moro winery. With a deep-seated respect for tradition, this winery has seen three generations of the Moro family dedicatedly cultivating the vineyards.
The winery’s story started in 1932 when its founder, Emilio Moro, was born. His lineage had been tending to vines for several years by that point, and it seemed only natural that he would carry on this family tradition. Of course his namesake winery, Bodegas Emilio Moro, pays tribute to this passion and lifelong commitment to viniculture.
Encompassing a sprawling 200 hectares of lush, fertile land, the vineyards are home to the native Tempranillo grape. Management of the terroir is one of the winery's key focuses. Bodegas Emilio Moro prides itself in harmonising tradition with innovation, using advanced vine-growing techniques to enhance yield while preserving the unique character and quality of the grape.
What truly sets Bodegas Emilio Moro apart though, is its embrace of sustainable practices in the vineyard. Sustainability and respect for the environment underpin all decision-making processes here, demonstrating a thoughtful investment in future generations and the earth. Through embracing renewable energy sources. minimizing waste, and promoting local biodiversity, Bodegas Emilio Moro ensures its production is not just high-quality but also environmentally responsible.
As for the wines - they're nothing short of spectacular. The winery produce some of the most sought-after and world-celebrated Tempranillo-based reds that possess sophisticated depths of flavour, rich texture, and remarkable ageing potential.
Bodegas Emilio Moro is a testament to the enduring power of tradition, the promise of innovation, and the romance of winemaking. A visit promises not just a simple tasting, but a journey through the rich history of the vineyard, painting a mesmerising picture of viticulture in Ribera del Duero. Treat your senses to the enchantment of Bodegas Emilio Moro, a true embodiment of Spanish winemaking at its finest.