Delgado Zuleta Amontillado Monteagudo from Andalusia
Amontillado Monteagudo, named after the Count of Monteagudo, whose estate was part of the winery’s vineyards, leads among the high-end Sherries from Delgado Zuleta. This superb Amontillado, faithful reflection of the winery’s Amontillado “Sanluqueño” style. Born as a Manzanilla, and therefore biologically aged at first, it undergoes then a second stage of oxidative Ageing. 100% Palomino aged for 10-12 years in American oak casks following the “Solera y Criaderas” procedures traditional to the D.O.
- View: Intense amber colour, clean and glistening.
- Nose: Powerful nuts and wood aromas, with almond and hazelnut as highlights.
- Mouth: Very dry, complex, stands out thanks to its amplitude and persistence.
Andalusian Jerez/Xerez/Sherry Wine.
Geographic location: Sanlúcar de Barrameda (Cádiz)
Winery: Delgado Zuleta
Sherry varieties: Amontillado
Ageing: 10-12 years of ageing following the traditional “Solera y Criaderas” system in American oak casks.
Pairing: Perfect to accompany soups and consommés, white meats, oily fish (tuna), mushrooms, semi-mature cheese, vegetables…
Alcohol content: 18,5% Vol.
Serving suggestions: Best served between 13º and 14º
Storage: Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight in horizontal position.
Fuego y Sal, Sabores Andaluces S.L.
Product of Andalusia