Grape(s): 100% Mencia
Localization: Bierzo, Spain
Tasting Notes: The average age of these vines is 50 years, making wines that express an impressive sense of depth and flavor.
Food pairing: This wine pairs extremely well with steak tartar, calamari and goat cheese.
The Domain: Founded in 1879, Vinos Guerra is the oldest winery in the Bierzo region and one of the most historic wineries in Spain. The founder Don Antonio Guerra was a pioneer in many ways. He was one of the first producers to bottle method champanois wines in Spain. In addition to wine, Don Antonio also produced a variety of spirits from Agua Ardiente to Vermouth and Anisettes. Today, the Guerra winery farms one-third of all the vineyards in the Bierzo region.