Sierra Cantabria Colección Privada - Sierra Cantabria

Sierra Cantabria Colección Privada

Variety

100% Tempranillo.

Vineyards

Proprietary vineyards in Los Terreros and Jararte located in San Vicente de la Sonsierra, La Rioja. Soils of calcareous clay; abundance of gravel and small rounded stones on surface.
Year of plantation: 1957 and 1959.
Integrated viticul- ture, respectful of the environment and in harmony with the rhythms of nature.

Elaboration

Traditional elaboration, with two vinifi cations: destemmed (50%) and vinifi cation with the cluster of grapes (50%). Pre-fermentative maceration for 11 days with the grape skins. Daily pump-overs; energetic at the beginning with di- minishing frequency towards the fi nal days. Fermented with indigenous yeast selected from our own vineyards and controlled temperature. Malolactic fermentation in barrels. Aged for 16 months in new barrels 50% French oak and 50% American oak.

Tasting notes

Intense forest fruits togheter with pastry notes. Fragant, with clear fruit expression, spices, subtle creamy and petal nuances. On the palate it has concentration and layers of unctuous sensations together with notes of coff ee and chocolate. A perfect blend of tradition in its production and modernity in its tasting.

Drinking temperatures: 16-18 ºC

 
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