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Gonzalez Byass, (375ml), Tio Pepe Fino

Sherry, Fino from Spain

Tangy, nutty with a long, balanced finish. Ideal with olives and nuts, tapas and Manchego.

Why we recommend this wine
The quintessential Fino, what more does one need?

The wine
Made from Palomino grapes which are gently pressed without crushing the stems, seeds, or skin; this first light pressing, is called "yema.". After fermentation, the wine is aged following the solera system; during this period the wine undergoes biological aging under a layer of yeast called ''flor," which gives Tio Pepe is distinct color, aroma, and character. Fino sherry must be served chilled, at between 7 and 9ºC.

The wine estate
Gonzalez Byass is a family-owned business founded 8 generations ago by the Gonzalez family in Spain and soon joined by Byass family in the UK. From small beginnings they now have over 4,000 hectares of vineyards spread all over Spain and six wineries.
http://www.gonzalezbyassuk.com/our-brands/tio-pepe/

Food and wine
Fino sherry has tons of acid so goes really well with rich and fatty foods – fish (think sushi and mackerel especially, cold meats, tapas and hard cheeses. Refer also to our food and wine pairing guide, click here

Did you know?
Wine can be off for two reasons, taint from the cork and oxidisation by exposure to air. Sherry is in essence made by exposure to air; the barrels are filled so as to allow air at the top and the only thing between the wine and the air is the “flor”.

  • Cutlivar

    Palomino

  • Dry / Sweet

    Bone dry

  • Oaked

    Integrated oak

  • Closure

    Screw top

  • Alcohol ABV

    Above 14%

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