sierra cantabria tinto reserva 2011

D.O.C. Denomination of Origin Rioja Red wine 13% 2011
14.40 Bottle 75 cl Tax incl.

FINCA Own farms in San Vicente de la Sonsierra, La Rioja DO. Qualified Rioja. VINEYARDS YIELD VINTAGE Integrated viticulture, respectful with the environment, minimal intervention, a perfect adaptation to the ‘terroir’ and without the use of herbicides or systemic products, in consonance with the biorhythms of nature. Organic fertilizer Exclusively manual with rigorous selection of the fruits that are in optimum sanitary conditions and maturation in the vineyard and in the winery through a selection table. VARIETY Tempranillo (100%) Tempranillo of vineyards over 30 years old. ELABORATION VINIFICATION: Traditional de-stemmed elaboration (100%). Alcoholic fermentation for 8 days with selected autochthonous yeast from our “Freshness and elegance with character. Expression of red fruit, perceptible but mature tannin, with good acidity and structure, character and expressiveness “Marcos Eguren alcoholic during 8 days with autochthonous yeast selected from our own vineyards and temperature control between 28ºC and 30 ºC. Post-fermentative maceration with the skins for 14 days. Traced twice a day until the fermentation ends. During the maceration, the frequency of pumping is decreased as the process progresses, to avoid the extraction of vegetable and bitter characters. AGING: In French (50%) and American (50%) oak barrels of 225 l. for 18 months. Barrel age: 20% new, 80% maximum of 3 wines. Trasiegos every 4 months. WINEMAKER Marcos Eguren