Altos de Corral Crianza

Altos de Corral

Single Estate Crianza 2017

  • 100% Tempranillo.
  • 12 months in new French oak of 225L. 12 months in bottle.
  • 100% Rioja Alta

Vineyards

Single estate vineyard located in Altos de Corral a hill in the municipality of Navarrete (Rioja Alta), at an altitude of 600 m. We cultivate only Tempranillo on this small 10 hectare estate, the principal variety of the famous Rioja DO. Our soils are clayey and chalky on the northern edge with alluvial in the south, the surface has iron rich red soil and large rocks. The predominant climate influence is continental Mediterranean.

Tasting

Dark purple core and hue. High ripeness on the nose, sloe berry, plum and black cherry with aniseed and some new oak notes. The palate is dense and structured with a healthy freshness, moderate extraction, attractive dark fruit and liquorice notes with a long supple finish. Good drinkability.

Serve between 15ºC and 18 ºC.

Ideal pairing with roasted and slow cooked meats.

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