Iraun Blanco 2016

D.O.C. Denomination of Origin Rioja Vino Blanco 13,5% 2016
30.00 Bottle 75 cl Tax incl.
oxer Basteguieta

Technical Data Oxer Basteguieta

Type of Wine: White

Brand: Iraun

Grape Variety: Viura

Type of bottle: Burgundy

Capacity (cl): 75 

Graduation (% vol.): 13,50

Winery: Oxer Basteguieta

Regions Rioja Designation

Type of barrel: French

Permanence in Barrel: 10 Months

Serving temperature : 08º-10º C. 

Population: Laguardia

Characteristics

This wine is elaborated with the Viura variety, from selected vineyards with an age from 75 years to 90 years old, its production is less than 1,300 Kg/hectare. The vineyards are located in the town of Laguardia (Alava), and the soil is calcareous with a small percentage of stone, this is a very poor soil, with which we obtain a great quality in the grapes of this variety.The elaboration and malolactic fermentation is carried out in new French oak barrels of 500l, where after this process it will remain for a period of 10 months enhancing its aging. The harvest is controlled stock by stock and everything is done by hand. it is a wine with great aging capacity.1.000 bottles produced per year.

Tasting Notes Iraun

On the nose aromas of white fruit, citrus notes, sweet spices and floral background. In the mouth it shows a magnificent acidity and minerality that gives it an incredibly long length.