La Recaja Tempranillo 2016

Limited Edition of 1,581 Bottles


VINTAGE:

2016.

VINEYARDS:

From our parcel of La Recaja, located in Rioja Alavesa, of which 2 hectares have been marked and selected for the elaboration of this wine.
The plantation took place in 1979, being one of our oldest vineyards and where we demonstrated many years of experience with this traditional variety of Rioja.

VARIETY:

100% Tempranillo.

ALCOHOL:

14% Vol.

OAK AGING:

16 months in French oak barrels.

TASTING FEATURES

Very high layer, cherry red colour, clean and bright. Maximum expression of primary aromas highlighting black fruit (currant, blackberry), licorice, spices (pepper) and exotic wood. The palate is silky with smooth tannins, juicy, balanced and rich in nuances. Long aftertaste highlighting the elegance and finesse of its origin.

FOOD PAIRING

Especially suited for grilled meats, baked fish, traditional stews, cured cheeses and Iberian sausages.

SERVING TEMPERATURE

16/18 ºC.


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