2018 Tempranillo, Newsom Vineyards
The powerhouse red grape of Spain shines in Texas. Find notes of cranberry, mushroom, and cinnamon in our latest vintage of this Bending Branch favorite.
Texas High Plains
September 1, 2018
32 months in American and French oak
Half-ton open-top containers
Gold – 2022 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo International Wine Competition; Silver – 2022 Houston Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition; Silver – 2021 San Francisco International Wine Competition; Silver – 2021 Lone Star International Wine Competition
Three generations of the Newsom family farm grapes for Bending Branch Winery on their land near Plains, Texas. Their fruit is consistently among the very best in Texas. 3,700 ft elevation with sandy, red clay loam soils over caliche limestone.
Food Pairing Notes
Paella, barbacoa tacos, green chicken enchiladas, crisp pork belly, grilled chicken thighs with roasted garlic chile sauce