A Monastrell dominated blend, a varietal that is the mainstay of the winery; with Syrah and Petit Verdot. The label depicts Gorú – a local character who lived as a hermit.
Harvesting is by hand at the optimum ripening time. Each grape variety was fermented and macerated separately for 15-20 days at a controlled temperature no higher than 28C. The wines then have 4 months in American oak barrels.
Ego Bodegas, now a decade old, is a boutique winery driven by three concepts – Ego, Talento, Infinito – which are: Ego, the concept of the self; Talento, the capacity for the performance or execution of an occupation; Infinito, the limitless power of the dream.
2016 vintage – International Wine Awards Gold medal
2015 vintage – International Wine Awards. Gold medal; Berliner Wein Trophy Gold medal; Asia Wine Trophy 2016 Gold medal; Guía Peñín 90 points