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Tio Uco

Alvar de Dios

Tio Uco Bottle
Appellation
Toro
Variety
Tempranillo
Age of Vines
25–40
Farming
Practicing organic
Soil
Clay limestone, sand, gravel
Altitude
900 meters
Fermentation
Hand harvested, destemmed, 24-48 hour pre-fermentation maceration, native yeast fermentation, 20 day maceration
Aging
5 months in neutral French oak barrels

Overview

Tio Uco is 100% Tinta de Toro sourced from three sites in Toro. Hand harvested and destemmed, it is fermented whole berry by indigenous yeasts and aged in neutral French oak barrels.

Castilla y Leon, Spain
  • Location
    Castilla y Leon, Spain
  • Appellation
    Toro
  • Proprietor
    Alvar de Dios Hernandez
  • Winemaker
    Alvar de Dios Hernandez
  • Size / Elevation
    10 hectares / 700–950 meters
  • Portfolio
    Eric Solomon Selections

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