Single Barrel La Bota - Manzanilla Pasada "Bota NO" #83
Both bottlings take a profound solera and focus on superlative barrels within the solera. In the case of the #83, a mere 900 500ml bottles were produced.
The Manzanilla Pasada bottlings from Equipo Navazos are some of the most profound wines that sherry country has to offer. Few wines anywhere offer the sort of nuance and depth that their Manzanilla Pasadas do.
Anything that Equipo Navazos releases is an extraordinary example of sherry. Still, the Oloroso #78 is miraculous. This is a special barrel selection from an extremely old Oloroso from a solera that's enjoyed fame since the late 19th century.
Equipo Navazos' Manzanilla Pasadas are some of the most profound wines you'll ever encounter. A few weeks ago, we offered their Manzanilla Pasada Bota Punta #80. Today, we focus on the "Bota NO" #83.
Equipo Navazos' Manzanilla Pasadas are utterly singular and simply brilliant. For us, the Manzanilla Pasada represents Equipo Navazos at their best.
With SherryFest less than one week away, it's hard not to be thinking about sherry. SherryFest not only offers a chance to celebrate one of the great wines of the world, it also provides an opportunity to taste some of the best and rarest wines of the region. Be sure to check out these SherryFest highlights.
As a category, Manzanillas are some of the most beautiful fino sherries around. Valdespino, of course, takes this to the next level. This is especially true with their Manzanilla En Rama bottling.
Valdespino is one of the crown jewels of sherry country.
Equipo Navazos released their first wine just over ten years ago. In no time, they made people realize how great sherry can be. At the start, there were no commercial ambitions. It was simply a group of sherry-obsessed friends who wanted to get their hands on some incredible Amontillado that they had stumbled upon in a bodega.
The story of Equipo Navazos and their La Bota sherries is an unusual one, in that originally there was absolutely no commercial ambition behind the endeavor. This was simply an effort by two sherry-loving friends to get their hands on some extraordinary amont