Conde Valdemar Edición Limitada 2016

LIMITED EDITION OF 5,612 BOTTLES


VINTAGE:

2016.

VINEYARDS:

Grapes are strictly selected and hand-picked at our most iconic family-owned plots in Rioja Alavesa: La Recaja (Tempranillo planted in 1979), Balcón de Pilatos (Maturana) and Las Seis Alhajas (Graciano).

VARIETIES:

60% Tempranillo, 25% Maturana & 15% Graciano.

ALCOHOL:

14% Vol.

OAK AGEING

24 months in 225-liter barrels of different finegrained French (60%) and American oaks (40%).

TASTING FEATURES

It displays a bright and deep bigarreau cherry colour. It has complex aromas of black fruit with well integrated notes of spices. It shows balsamic touches with hints of toffee and cocoa in the background, as well as floral notes. Elegant, very well balanced, silky with ripe and elegant tannins from the fine grained oak. Complex and expressive, it delights the palate with its length of flavours.

FOOD PAIRING

It’s a perfect match for all kinds of meat, especially grilled red meat and stews. It also pairs well with fish, such as salmon and turbot, as well as with cheese boards and charcuterie.

SERVING TEMPERATURE

16/18 ºC.


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Grape variety: Graciano Maturana Tempranillo
Color:Red wine
Appellation of Origin:D.O.C.a Rioja
Oak ageing:Premium