Technical Sheet Bodegas Riojanas
Type of Wine: Crianza red
Brand: Great Albino
Grape variety: Tempranillo and Mazuelo
Bottle type: Bordeaux
Capacity (cl): 75
Graduation (% vol.): 13,50
Cellar: Riojan wineries
Regions: Denomination Rioja
Barrel type: American oak
Permanence in Barrel: 24 months
Operating temperature : 16º-18º C.
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Bodegas Riojanas controls more than 300 hectares. One of the best vineyards in Cenicero, San Vicente de la Sonsierra and towns close to them. The grape that is harvested par excellence in Rioja is Tempranillo, but Bodegas Riojanas also has one of the largest extensions dedicated to Mazuelo and Graciano within the Denomination, varieties that provide greater personality to the wines it makes. The different vineyard plots They settle on clay-calcareous soils, of Miocene origin, suitable for producing the highest qualities. At the beginning of October, once the summer heat is over, the harvest takes place, which is more than just the grape harvest.
The choice of the optimum moment for harvesting, the productivity of the strains, the selection of the grape batches destined to make the different types of wine in the winery ... Everything will influence the characteristics and final quality of the wines obtained.
Tasting Notes Gran Albina
Selected wines from the best vintages. The personality of Cenicero wines is highlighted. Red ocher color with tile edges. Conjunction and richness of aromas with a vinous character. Balanced and sensual flavor, leaving a general impression of opulence. Full-bodied and well constituted in tannins and acidity. Exceptional taste persistence. In a good moment of consumption.Food pairing, Spoon dishes.