Closure: Natural cork stopper
Product of: Spain
Tío Pepe is made from Palomino Fino grapes with an estimated ageing period of five years. The Tío Pepe guitar-player logo was first created at the end of the 1920s to symbolise the Andalucian origins of the brand. Now the largest Sherry producer, González Byass is still a family owned business. Read more
Sampled on 19/02/2017
Clear, pale straw.
Yeasty, minerally with faint olive brine.
Bone dry, mineral (hard water) with slight oiliness, grapey acidity and hints of anchovy stuffed olives, lightly salted crisps and green apples.
Very long, lingering salty olives and grapy acidity.
Bone dry, wonderfully complex and superbly structured. Be sure to drink whilst still fresh (ideally within days of opening), well-chilled and with almonds or other suitable nibbles.