Colección Vivanco Parcelas de Garnacha 2015

D.O.C. Denomination of Origin Rioja Red wine 13,5% 2015
34.00 Bottle 75 cl Tax incl.

VARIETY 100% Grenache.
VINIFICATION Manual harvest in small boxes of ten kilograms capacity. Cooling in a cold chamber until the temperature of the grapes reaches 3 °C. Double selection of bunches and berries, with a soft destemming and crushing. Separate vinification of La Ladera de Zorraquín and El Recuenco plots. Gravity encasing in French oak vats with no pumping. Cold maceration and fermentation for 19 days with native yeasts. Gravity decanting to new and second year 500 litre French oak barrels for malolactic fermentation.
AGING 18 months in these barrels of different cooperages, without racking. The wine remains with its lees until bottling, with periodic batonage during the first four months. The wine is bottled without filtering or clarifying so that small precipitations of natural origin may appear over time.
TASTING Deep cherry cherry colour. Very marked varietal and mineral aromas, with abundant red fruits (redcurrants, raspberries), scrub, lilac and balsamic. Fresh and sweet on the palate, with a long and delicate finish.
MARIDAJE Piquillo peppers stuffed with meat, stews, stews, grilled red meats, cheeses d