Gonzalez Byass sherries are produced from their bodega in Jerez, Spain, where unique, chalky vineyard soils retain moisture to help vines thrive during long, hot summers. Pedro Ximenez grapes are late harvested and then sundried for sweet concentration. Strong pressing before fermentation and fortification to 15% abv before entering the Néctar solera. The wine remains in cask for an average of 8 years following the traditional Solera system.
This creates the aptly named Nectar, a sweet sherry deep umber in colour with nectar-like texture due to its high sugar content. Rich aromas of raisins, figs and dates are accompanied by honey, syrup and fruit preserve. Velvety and smooth on the palate with good acidity which alleviates the sweetness before a long and flavourful finish. Try on its own or as a dessert wine, poured over vanilla ice cream, with dark chocolate cakes or
caramel based desserts.
Sherry has run though the veins of five generations of the Gonzalez family since 1835 with founder Manuel Maria Gonzalez. Their beautiful and historic bodega is packed with barrels in every corner, from young Finos destined to bring joy to tapas’ feasts, exceptional Rare Old Soleras, and majestic vintage Olorosos and Palo Cortados.
|Grape:||Pedro Ximenez 100%|
Rich aromas of raisins, figs and dates are accompanied by honey, syrup and fruit preserve. Velvety and smooth on the palate with good acidity which alleviates the sweetness before a long and flavourful finish.
|Wine Making Process:||Solera|
|World Type:||Old World|
- FREE delivery on all orders over £100
- £8 delivery for orders under £100
- Order before 12pm for same working day despatch
- Despatched via Parcel Force Next Working day delivery
- Track your order via text or email
Click & Collect - FREE
- Order ready to collect after 1 hour from order time
- Collect Monday-Saturday 12-7.30pm and Sunday 12-6pm
- If the shop is full (we have limited numbers due to Covid) just ring the bell on the side gate for a quick pick up
- FREE delivery on all orders over £50
- £4 for orders under £50
- Delivery available to customers living in postcodes - BL1, BL22, BL23, BL24, & BL7
- Select your delivery slot from available dates & time in basket
Gonzalez Byass Nectar Pedro Ximenez Dulce Sherry:
Pedro Ximenez 100%