Saturday, August 20, 2022

Meeting the Producer: Valdecuevas and Finca Rodma

Twin companies presented at Onvinum 2022, May edition.

Valdecuevas and Finca Rodma belong to the same Castilian holding company but retain their separate personalities and styles.

Verdejo 2021 valdecuevas
Fresh citrussy, almond, touch of vanilla
med length and complexity
Score 85

Verdejo valdecuevas 2020.
An easy Summer wine fresh and aromatic. A delicate structure and mod length. Well paired with frogs and lettuce stirred with lemon juice, garlic and olive oil. 
Score 84

Valdecuevas fermented in Barrels 2020
More complex than the previous wine, and more structured. Paired with slightly spicy sea bass in the pan with spring onions.
Score 87

Finca Rodma Selection 2019
Hand picked grapes from their best plots. Evolved for 12 months in American and French oak. 
A powerful wine, exuding complex red fruit aromas with round tannins and good length.
Score 93