Technical Sheet Oxer Basteguieta
Type of Wine: White
Grape variety: Viura
Bottle type: Burgundy
Capacity (cl): 75
Graduation (% vol.): 13,50
Cellar: Oxer Basteguieta
Regions: Denomination Rioja
Barrel type: French
Permanence in Barrel: 10 months
Operating temperature : 08º-10º C.
Population: The guard
This wine is made with the Viura variety, from selected vineyards with an age of 75 years to 90 years of age, its production is less than 1,300 Kg / hectare. The vineyards are located in the town of Laguardia (Alava), and the The soil is calcareous with a small percentage of stone, this is a very poor soil, with which we obtain a high quality in the grapes of this variety. The elaboration and malolactic fermentation are carried out in new 500l French oak barrels, where after This process will remain for a period of 10 months enhancing its upbringing. The harvest is controlled strain by strain 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. On the palate it shows an acidity and a magnificent minerality that gives it an incredibly long length.