Don Jacobo Gran Reserva

Don Jacobo

Gran Reserva 2008

  • 85% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano and 5% Mazuelo
  • 36 moths in american oak
    36 months in bottle
  • 100% Rioja Alta

Vineyards

Vineyards located on the hillside of Moncalvillo, most of thevineyards are over 50 years old, the main variety is Tempranillo, gobelet trained and manually harvested in the month of October. Tempranillo variety is considered native of Rioja, it is the most characteristic variety of this Denomination of Origin.The soils are ferrous clay type and the average altitude is 400 meters. The predominant climate is continental and Mediterranean

Tasting

Medium intensity and garnet red colour, nose has memories of roasted coffee, clove-like spices, ripe fruit and black pepper, so tannins, a low acidity with hints of raisined grapes and cocoa, a long finish.

Temperature to be served between15 and 18 ºC.

Ideal with cheese, lamb and game.

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