Trasnocho 2011

D.O.C. Denomination of Origin Rioja Red wine 13,5% 2011
93.00 Bottle 75 cl Tax incl.

Type of wine: Red Zone: D.O.C. Rioja Grape varieties: 90% tempranillo, 5% graciano, 5% viura and malvasía Alcoholic strength: 14.50% Aging: 24 months in new French oak barrels Number of bottles: 11,200 Elaboration: Manual harvesting of grapes from vineyards with an average age of 60 years in boxes of 12 kg. Temperature controlled prior to fermentation in specially designed refrigerated chambers for a period of 24 hours (4-6 degrees). Selection of grapes at the table and separation of shoulders and tips. This wine is elaborated from the destemmed shoulders. Fermentation in small stainless steel tanks and 7000 litre French oak vats. Wine obtained through an extraction system without oxidation or friction through a membrane bag filled with water (system developed in the winery itself). Colour: Deep cherry red with ruby rim. Nose: Very complex, reminiscent of blueberries, blackberries, rosemary, lavender, notes of infusion, bitumen, cedar, leaves, spices, cocoa powder and fine notes of pastries. Palate: Powerful, ample, of great skeleton, enveloping, with sensations of fresh ripe fruit, marked minerals, spices, graphite, sandalwood, thyme, bay leaf and also has a long and persistent finish.