It is an extremely aromatic and elegant white wine, dominated by ripe juicy fruit, white flowers, herbs and anise. The wine is fresh, smooth and slightly sweet at first, with a long, soft finish and an acidity that creates a beautiful balance with the richness of the fruit. It is recommended for white tapas, fatty fish, poultry, baked white meats and goat and sheep cheeses.
Vetiver (fragrant vetiver) is a species of extremely aromatic grass native to Southeast Asia, and is also widely distributed in the tropics. It is used in the production of essential oils used in the perfume industry. Verdejo is an endemic grape variety from the DO Rueda region, situated in the north-central part of Spain, between the regions of Toro and Ribera del Duero. It has everything to charm the senses with its freshness, complex aromas and incomparable acidity.
The producer of this wine is annually awarded for its wines at international prestigious competitions, the family-run artistic Bodegas Ontańon, which has its vineyards in the regions of Rioja, Ribera del Duero and Rueda. Bodegas Ontañón is a multi-generation family winery located in Rioja Baja. Our 250 hectares (approximately 620 acres) of vineyards are located high in the Sierra Yerga mountains outside the town of Quel, which has been one of Rioja's most distinguished wine centers for three centuries. "Passion for the vine, passion for wine and passion for the arts" is the winery's motto, they believe that each of these elements contributes to the human experience and illustrates the essential connection of earth, people and culture.