Ultimate Beverage Challenge 91 points - Pale maize yellow color. Aroma is a clinic on Fino Sherry brilliance, dryness, doughiness, yeastiness plus other succulent scents such as green olive, brine, scallion. Taste profile highlights the bread dough and yeast aspects to the max, all the while having lemon zest, citrus elements that support the bakery flavors. Textbook example of Fino at its finest. Great Value (Jun 2014)
Round and nutty, with mild floral and honey hints up front. The formula for Tio Pepe calls for a salty, crisp flavor profile with just enough complexity to thrust it into the upper echelon of finos.