Onomastica tinto Reserva 2014

D.O.C. Denomination of Origin Rioja Red wine 13,5% 2014
21.50 Bottle 75 cl Tax incl.

 Varieties

80% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano and 10% Mazuelo

 Vineyards

The grapes for this wine come from a selection of just 3 different parcels of the Finca El Estanque vineyard, a 60-hectare vineyard owned by the winery in the best areas of Haro These particular vines are 35 years old on average, surviving in the best clay-chalk soils that aid the gentle and even ripening of the grapes, resulting in fruit that shows great sugar and acidity balance and phenolic maturity

·Vintage

Hand picked into small cases 21th (Tempranillo), 28th October (Mazuelo) and 30th October (Graciano)

winemaking

Each variety was fermented in small stainless steel vats separately After destemming and gentle pressing, the juice macerates on the skins before fermenting for approximately 18 days at a maximum temperature of 30º C The wine is then blended before ageing in barrel

Ageing

24 months in a combination of American and French oak barrels, then a further 24 months ageing in bottle before release

 Tasting Note

Intense, deep maroon colour Aromas of black fruit, vanilla and dark chocolate with hints of spices and mineral notes Generous, full bodied wine with fleshy fruit and along finish