Gomez Cruzado Technical Sheet
Type of Wine: Red
Brand: Gomez Cruzado breeding
Grape variety: Tempranillo
Bottle type: Bordeaux
Capacity (cl): 75
Graduation (% vol.): 13,50
Winery: Gomez Cruzado
Regions: Denomination of origin Rioja
Barrel type: French oak
Permanence in Barrel: 12 months
Operating temperature : 16º-18º C.
Population: l Laguardia
Made with grapes of the Tempranillo 80% variety, from the foothills of the Sierra Cantabria and from vineyards adjacent to the lower course of the Najerilla River (Uruñuela and Torremontalbo). It also has a 20% of Garnacha from the upper Najerilla area (Badarán).
HARVESTING: Manual in 200 kg boxes, selection of clusters in the cellar. PREPARATION: 3 days of cold pre-fermentation maceration, carrying out daily pump-overs and delestage during fermentation at controlled temperatures, in conical stainless steel tanks. Aged for 12 months in mostly American oak barrels. SOIL: This wine uses grapes from the three soils with which we work: alluvial (lower course of the Najerilla), clay-calcareous (Sierra Cantabria skirt) and clay-ferrous ( Alto Najerilla)
Tasting Notes Gomez Cruzado selected vintage
Medium layer wine, cherry red color. Clean and bright. Expressive nose with red fruit (cherries) and dairy. Fine and complex. On the palate it is fresh, agile, with excellent fruitiness. Balanced.