Flaco means “dude” in English. It is produced by Compañía de Vinos del Atlántico in the Demoninación de Origen (DO) of Vinos de Madrid. Madrid is not only the capital of Spain but also one of the country’s most interesting wine growing regions. The outskirts of this great royal city are full of old Tempranillo vines. Most Spaniards do not know that Madrid makes wine, and therefore don’t know the incredible values that Madrid showcases at the present time. In the words of The Savvy Lush, Flaco “is the best goof-proof, budget-friendly wine out there
Produced from organically grown, dry-farmed vineyards, Flaco shows the complexity of wine twice its price. These vines are tended in diverse micro-climates, allowing for more consistency of ripeness year after year. Yields are very low (31 ha/hl average) resulting in wines that showcase extreme quality for its price point.
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