Finca La Emperatriz Crianza 2015

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

Harvest: Manual, between 7 and 22 October.
Varieties: Tempranillo 95%, Garnacha 3% and Viura 2%.
Elaboration: After selection of bunches in the field, fermented in tank
of stainless steel for 6 days, with light pumping over for a perfect
extraction of polyphenols and colour, prolonging maceration for 12 days.
Malolactic fermentation in tanks.
Ageing: 14 months in 225-litre American (75%) and French oak barrels.
(25%). 10 months in bottle.
Analytical: Alcohol: 13.9% vol. / PH: 3.63 / Total acidity: 5.3 g / l / Volatile acidity:
0.58 g/l.
Tasting notes: Bright cherry with a slightly violet rim. Fresh and fragrant nose,
with aromas of red fruit (cherry) and abundant balsamic notes (thyme, broom)
that denote a cold vintage. The balsamic character is maintained on a palate
light, juicy and of excellent aromatic dimension in which the barrel, well
integrated, provides some structure. An Atlantic cut crop, ready to be harvested.
to be enjoyed from the moment it reaches the market.
Production: 166,000 bottles of 75 cl, 3,800 magnum and 100 double magnum.