Pingus

In 1995, Danish oenologist Peter Sisseck decided to expand his influence in Spain, establishing the Dominio de Pingus alongside his already-successful Hacienda Monasterio. Because Sisseck was already a well-known name in the wine world, his first vintage of Pingus was met with immediate praise, with Robert Parker describing it as, "One of the greatest and most exciting wines I have ever tasted." Soon, the estate exploded in popularity due to Parker's praise, and the estate had one of the highest debut wine sales in the history of the country. The high cost of this wine is due to exceedingly low production, with about 325 cases made for its debut. These low yields have made Pingus the posterchild of Spain's budding cult wine community. Sisseck produces three wines on the estate: the flagship Pingus label, the Flor de Pingus and the cuvee Ribera del Duero Amelia.

Pingus wine is made using traditional techniques that focus on biodynamics. Sisseck has said, "The vines in my plots are very old. They have never been fertilized nor treated with pesticides, and all grow following the traditional en vaso system." Many of the vines in both the Barroso vineyard and the San Cristobal vineyard are as much as 70 years old. Since 2000, the estate has used(more...)
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6 Products

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2016 Dominio de Pingus Pingus
  • 100 WA
750 ml
$1,095.00
On sale for $975.00
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2004 Dominio de Pingus Pingus
  • 100 WA
  • 96 IWC
  • 90 JR
750 ml
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2009 Dominio de Pingus Pingus
  • 97 WA
  • 96 IWC
  • 94 WS
750 ml
$775.00
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2013 Dominio de Pingus Pingus
  • 96 WA
  • 96 JS
  • 92 WS
750 ml
$829.00
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2014 Dominio de Pingus Flor de Pingus
  • 94 WA
750 ml
$80.00
On sale for $75.00
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