Cruz de Alba, is biodynamically produced, which implies using natural products and following a lunar calendar to pick grapes, prune the vineyard, blend, age and bottle. The result is a fantastic-value wine. The nose displays lots of blackberry, licorice, white flowers, black pepper, and smokey oak. Medium bodied on the palate with more classic tempranillo notes of leather and herbs framing a bit of crushed red and black fruit. Spain.
Cruz de Alba means "The Cross of Dawn." In the Ribera del Duero there is a place where the timeless meets the unprecedented, Bodegas Cruz...
Cruz de Alba means "The Cross of Dawn." In the Ribera del Duero there is a place where the timeless meets the unprecedented, Bodegas Cruz de Alba, a new venture with its first vintage in 2003. Biodynamics plays an important role at the estate; going beyond simply organic practices and integrating the diverse forces of nature influencing the vine. The result of these practices can be tasted in the quality and elegant style of the Cruz de Alba wines