About Bodegas Pittacum
Whisking away to the stunning landscapes of Bierzo in the North West of Spain, we discover the charming Bodegas Pittacum winery. Celebrated for its exquisite red wines crafted exclusively from the native Mencía grape, this winery is nestled amongst lush vineyards that date back to the late 19th century.
The winemaking philosophy of Bodegas Pittacum centres around maintaining a perfect harmony with the environment. Integrating time-honoured methods with modern technology the winery ensures authenticity and exceptional quality in each of their meticulously crafted wines.
The vineyards of Bodegas Pittacum span across 200 hectares, structured around small plots. Every vineyard plot is treated individually, based on its unique micro-climate and terrain. Distinctive qualities of each vineyard are reflected in their wines, making each sip an ode to the beauty and diversity of Bierzo.
Undoubtedly, it is the passion and dedication of the winemaking team helmed by Raúl Pérez that truly sets Bodegas Pittacum apart. His relentless pursuit of perfection and innovation has seen the introduction of the Aurea Pittacum, their single-vineyard wine known for its distinctive minerality and depth of flavour.
Taking time to age their wines in French and American oak barrels, Bodegas Pittacum produce wines with depth and complexity, revealling a perfect balance between fruit and wood flavours. Their collection includes everything from young, vibrant wines such as the Pittacum Mencía, aged for six months in barrel, down to the refined flavour profile of the Pittacum Aurea, aged for up to 14 months.
Visitors to Bodegas Pittacum, are treated with the warmth and hospitality typical of this region. From cellar tours to wine tasting sessions, guests are offered an intimate glimpse into the meticulous processes behind the creation of the winery’s exceptional wines.
Overall, Bodegas Pittacum offers a captivating blend of tradition and modernity, producing wines that are a true reflection of the Bierzo terroir-
A destination worth visiting for any true wine enthusiast.
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