Alberto Dorado, winner of the Platinum Medal with 97 points, will be tasted this weekend at the ca Decanter Fine Wine Encounter ’in London
Serrada (Valladolid), October 31, 2019. Alberto Dorado 100% Verdejo DO Rueda will be present this weekend at the ‘Decanter Fine Wine Encounter’, the most important event of the year for the global reference wine magazine, where Select each year the one hundred most prestigious producers in the world.
Bodegas De Alberto will participate on November 2 and 3 with his Alberto Dorado Verdejo 100% DO Rueda in this essential meeting for professionals and wine lovers, after obtaining the Platinum Medal with 97 points in the last edition of the ‘Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 ‘, the most important international wine competition in the United Kingdom and one of the most important in the world.
The participation invitation for Bodegas Hijos De Alberto Gutiérrez arrives just after the Master of Wine Sarah Jane Evans selected De Alberto Dorado as the number one of the Spanish wines in the Jerez style category in the latest Decanter publication on the best wines from Spain in 2019.
The ‘Decanter Fine Wine Encounter’ will bring together an exclusive selection of Platinum wines, and Best in Show 2019, which can be tasted for two days at The Landmark Hotel, in London, by the more than 1500 professionals and key figures of the wine sector attendees.
This recognition adds to the important prize list of awards obtained for this wine, among which is the Grand Gold Medal at the Brussels World Contest, the Grand Gold Bacchus, the Grand Gold Medal in Vinespaña, the 95 Peñín Guide Points or the 91 Parker Wine Advocate Points.
Bodegas De Alberto is the only winery of the DO Rueda that, with its Alberto Dorado Verdejo 100% DO Rueda, has maintained since its birth in the 40s the elaboration of the historic golden wine, rigorously adhering to the traditional methodology: developing a breeding Oxidative in open-air ladybugs and a breeding in solera in boots with a mother wine of more than 70 years.
De Alberto Winery’s legendary wine will be tasted at the Second European Meeting of Oxidative Wines, a great showcase of hidden treasures.
Serrada (Valladolid), October 24, 2019. Bodegas De Alberto will participate next Monday, October 28th with his De Alberto Dorado Verdejo 100% DO Rueda in the ‘Second European Meeting of Dry Oxidative Wines’ of the Association of Dry Rancios of Roussillon , in the city of Perpignan (France), an essential event for the recognition of these historical wines, hidden treasures, in many cases on the verge of disappearance.
They are aged wines, of colors marked by oxidation ranging from amber to brown and with very special deep aromas, typical of long aging and their exposure to oxygen in boots or barrels of old wood or, in the case of De Alberto Dorado by Bodegas Hijos de Alberto Gutiérrez, in demijohns in the sun.
Four thousand demijohns, traditional glass jugs of 16 liters capacity, are used for the first part of the oxidative aging of De Alberto Dorado for twelve months outdoors. According to this traditional elaboration, maintained only by the Gutierrez family since the 40s, the wine will then be aged in solera in boots with a mother wine of more than 70 years.
Oxidative wines are generous wines with historical names, such as those made in the Marco de Jerez and Montilla Moriles, or as dried Madeira, Sicilian Marsala or very old dry white Porto.
With De Alberto Dorado, the wine heritage of the Rueda Designation of Origin is also making history. Winner of the Platinum Medal with 97 points in the last Decanter World Wine Awards 2019, Alberto Dorado has been recognized in recent years with an important prize list, among which is the Grand Gold Medal in the World Contest from Brussels, the Grand Bacchus de Oro, the Grand Gold Medal in VINESPAÑA, the 95 Peñín Guide Points or the 91 Parker Wine Advocate Points.
Seventeen wine regions from nine different countries, including France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Georgia, Hungary and Switzerland, will meet on Monday October 28 to taste these wines called “meditation”, since they are to enjoy them slowly, with the necessary time so that they can express all their complexity.
They are wines gastronomically to discover, since we are not used to eating with them. However, they perfectly accompany many types of dishes such as those made with truffles and mushrooms, with reductions of fish or meat, as well as with pickles, smoked, cut or dried cheeses, and with snacks with olives and nuts, achieving fantastic combinations of flavors.
This year, on the occasion of the celebration of European Wine Tourism Day, we want to highlight the gastronomic profile of this experience and the surprising world of sensations that wine opens to us.
Place an order at De Alberto Online Store between October 9 and November 9 and you will enter the raffle for a visit to the winery and food for two at the Mesón de Pedro de Matapozuelos restaurant.
A unique gastronomic experience.
For you or as a gift!
The winner will enjoy:
A guided visit Inhabited Memory for two people in Bodegas De Alberto, in Serrada.
A tasting menu for two people at the Mesón de Pedro de Matapozuelos restaurant.
About Mesón de Pedro
The restaurant-inn offers its customers a very specialized menu based on Grilled Skewers of Rabbit and Rabbit grilled with sarmiento and holm oak, typical products of the area elaborated in a simple and natural way in which you can feel the flavors of Our land at its best.
In addition, they have an extensive wine list specialized in the D.O. Wheel.
A place to enjoy.
We raffle a package experience visiting the winery plus tasting menu, among customers who make a purchase through our online or telephone store between October 9 and November 9, 2019.
The participant must be a person over 18 years old.
The winner will be published in our social networks on SUNDAY, November 10, European Wine Tourism Day, at 12:00 noon, in addition to communicating personally.
The draw will end on November 9, 2019 at 00.00h.
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We raffled 5 bottles of De Alberto Ecológico to celebrate with our fans this summer and invite them to share it in the best company.
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The participant must be a person over 18 years of age
The 5 winners will be published on our social networks on FRIDAY August 10th at 12.00 pm.
After the realization of the draw the data of the winners will be taken, to be able to send them their prize by postal mail.
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The draw will end on August 9th, 2018.
The publication of the results will be done through the profiles of our social networks on August 10th, 2018.
Alberto Verdejo and Palazuelos Verdejo Monastery awarded 93 and 90 points in the Ultimate Wine Challenge
Bodegas De Alberto thus stands with the Great Value distinction for its two wines presented, and with the Finalist award in the case of De Alberto Verdejo
Of Alberto Verdejo 100% DO Rueda and Monastery of Palazuelos Verdejo 100% DO Rueda have been recognized with 93 and with 90 points, respectively, in the prestigious international Ultimate Wine Challenge held during the month of May in New York and which gave today Know your results
From Alberto Verdejo 100% DO Rueda has obtained the distinction of Finalist as “excellent and highly recommended wine”, with a score of 93 points, attributed to its “tangerine and white pear aroma that entertains the senses, with a melon blow and salty minerals that draw attention and give way to a dry and crunchy finish “, as defined by the jury of this ninth edition of Ultimate Wine Challenge, one of the most recognized wine contests in the United States.
Bodegas Hijos de Alberto Gutiérrez has managed to distinguish his two wines presented to the competition with a score above 90 points and get the mention of Great Value, dedicated to wines that offer an excellent value for money.
Monastery of Palazuelos Verdejo 100% DO Rueda, recognized with 90 points, has been described by the jury as “a refreshing, stony and long wine. Herbaceous and spicy on the nose with touches of white pepper, tarragon, green apple skin and nectarine, while in the mouth the minerals are more evident as well as citrus and stone fruits “.
These awards are added to the important prize list obtained in 2018 for these wines in other competitions and publications, such as the Gold Medals at the Berliner Wein Trophy and Silver at the Bacchus and Mundus Vini awards, for Palazuelos Verdejo Monastery 100% DO Rueda , or the Bronze Medal obtained recently in the ‘Decanter World Wine Awards 2018’ by De Alberto Verdejo 100% DO Rueda, among other awards.
With a jury made up of 14 leading wine experts, buyers, journalists and educators worldwide, Ultimate Wine Challenge has become the largest showcase of the world’s wine diversity with more than 1,300 references of quiet, sparkling, fortified wines, ciders and sakes from around the world.
The Spanish Federation of Winemakers’ Associations distinguishes De Alberto Dorado in a first edition characterized by the predominant participation of Sherry wines.
De Alberto Dorado 100% Verdejo DO Rueda has been awarded the Gold Medal in the first edition of the VINESPAÑA 2018 Wine Contest, organized by the Spanish Federation of Winemakers Associations (FEAE) and by the City of Jerez, and endorsed by the Ministry of Agriculture and the Union Internationale des Oenologues, an organization that brings together associations of winemakers from 16 countries around the world.
De Alberto Dorado 100% Verdejo DO Rueda, from Bodegas Hijos by Alberto Gutiérrez, achieved with this Great Gold a relevant recognition in the context of Sherry wines, of great historical prestige worldwide in generous wines of oxidative aging, category in which De Alberto Dorado is framed.
This recognition is added, in addition, to the important list of awards obtained by this wine, among which is the Great Gold Medal in the Brussels World Contest.
The Spanish Federation of Winemakers Associations (FEAE) announced yesterday the results of the first edition of the Vinespaña National Wine Competition, under the direction of Juan José Mesa and with the presidency of Santiago Jordi, after the celebration of the tastings of the wines to contest on April 19, in the Alcázar de Jerez.
The jury brought together 40 of the most important wine tasters in the country, mostly winemakers belonging to the FEAE, who tasted more than 60 wines each, among the 380 wines of the country in competition, among which those belonging to side Jerez-Xérès-Sherry with more than 10% of the wines presented.
Bodegas De Alberto is the only DO Rueda winery that, with its De Alberto Dorado Verdejo 100% DO Rueda, has maintained since its birth in the 40s the elaboration of the historic golden wine, rigorously adhering to the traditional methodology: developing a aging Oxidative in outdoor dams and a biological aging in large boots with a mother wine of more than 70 years.
De Alberto Dorado and Saitina, awarded with the Gold Medal in the 24 edition of the reference contest of generous wines of Spain.
De Alberto Dorado 100% Verdejo DO Rueda and Saitina have been awarded two Gold Medals at the twenty-fourth edition of the Mezquita de Córdoba Awards, one of the most important wine competitions in Spain and the reference contest specialized in wines with generous oxidative aging, a category in which the award-winning wines of Bodegas De Alberto have stood out.
The contest, organized by the associations Aula del Vino and the Wine Academy of Córdoba and endorsed, year after year, by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment and by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries of the Junta de Andalucía, aims to the recognition of the quality of the wines presented, as well as the dissemination of the oenological culture and the support to the wine growers and producers.
The results were announced this week after the deliberation of 35 wine tasters from all over Spain, about 320 wine samples presented, 80% Spanish, and 20% Portuguese. This Gold Medal for De Alberto Dorado 100% Verdejo DO Rueda, from Bodegas Hijos by Alberto Gutiérrez, joins the Great Gold Medal obtained just a week ago at the Vinespaña National Wine Competition 2018, as well as the important prize list of prizes obtained by this wine, among which is the Great Gold Medal in the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles.
Bodegas De Alberto is the only DO Rueda winery that, with its De Alberto Dorado Verdejo 100% DO Rueda, has maintained since its birth in the 40s the elaboration of the historic golden wine, rigorously adhering to the traditional methodology: developing a aging Oxidative in outdoor demijohns and a solera aging in large boots with a mother wine of more than 70 years.
The Gold Medal of the Mezquita Awards also for Saitina, is an important recognition for Bodegas De Alberto in regards to its elaborations of generous wines with oxidative aging. Saitina has been appreciated as a sweet white wine with a clear and clean aroma, with a memory of raisins and dates, and sweet and unctuous on the palate.
Today , Father’s Day and the craftsman’s day could not have better reward than a prize for one of our most international and indigenous wines of the region . We are pleased to share our silver award in the great international event The Bacchus Wine 2014.
With its characteristic yellow color in which a mixture of grass and tropical fruit aromas De Alberto Verdejo our wine has earned the Silver Bacchus predominates. This wine on the palate is intense and tasty at the same time balanced . It is very appropriate to take with poultry , fish and seafood wine. freshness and long on the palate have earned him the silver medal . This native variety of the IO Wheel continues to captivate the International Jury . I also recommend serving it at a temperature of between 6 and 7 to leave you captivated by all the qualities that have earned him many awards.
After an intense week of recognitions and awards we spend a year working and efforts of all our team and the trust every day to our consumers. Finally we want to acknowledge the work , dedication and love of many people daily that form all the team at the Children Bodega Alberto Gutierrez, makes possible to take forward year after year our crops . Recognition of Bacchus awards would not be possible without them. And of course, the best reward is the trust that our customers every day in us. Thank you all !
The organization of the International Competition ” Berliner Wein Trophy” was awarded the Gold Medal for the Verdejo ‘ Palazuelos Monastery ‘ , a wine high demand at this time of year for their perfect harmony with the appetizers. Its fruity , dry touch made with the Verdejo grape DORueda native has become one of the best wines with market penetration and gastronomy fairs . Last placed second in the Sarmiento awards contest that gives the best young Verdejo wine of the year .
The Monastery Palazuelos is characterized by its touch Straw yellow with greenish reflections , their intensity on the nose highlights the fruity aromas with hints of hay and hints of aniseed . The palate is fresh and tasty, it emphasizes its good structure and persistencia.También is recommended to take with poultry, seafood
Prizes awarded by the Berliner Wein Trophy have achieved international recognition for its exclusivity and momentum in each issue to improve the quality of the selection. This February 2014 , celebrated its 18th edition in Berlin (Germany ) sponsored by the International Organisation of Vine and Wine ( OIV) , who last year agreed on a maximum of 3,500 entries in each of their tastings . The delimitation of participation is a plus value for both participants and winners and one of the most desired by Bodegas worldwide awards.
deAlberto still betting on the European market to present their wines . last February 24 he moved to Amsterdam to present the new vintage of our deAlberto Verdejo 2013 . During the conference held at the Hotel Casa 400 tasting was conducted in collaboration with the PR agency Melman Communications. 2014 begins with good prospects for the world of wine. Closing the year 2013 casts a new record in value of exports reach € 2,628 M , representing more than 162 M invoiced in 2012. Moreover, the good harvest last fall in Spain also favors a volume recovery , which begins to climb since last August and has now reached 1,847 Ml , although still far from the record of 2,300 M of early 2012. The Netherlands has become , in recent years, a favorite for Spanish wine export destinations . A strong wine culture and personality of our wines have captured the palates of the region.