Beautifully soft, with gentle, aromas of plums, red berry fruits, strawberry and a very attractive juiciness, overlaid by some creamy oak and spices with a rich smooth finish.
Pork & Lamb & Tapas
Wine Type Red Wine
Style Medium Bodied Reds
Grape Variety Tempranillo
Closure Natural Cork
Rioja is the best known wine-producing region in Spain, situated towards the north of the country and producing mostly red and a small amount of white wines. The name 'Rioja' comes from the local river, the 'Rio Oja ', a tributary of the River Ebro. The region can be divided into three distinct sub-regions - namely Rioja Alta, Rioja Alavesa and Rioja Baja.… Read MoreView More Wines From Rioja
Tempranillo is Spain's signature red variety and is responsible for more of the country's highest quality red wine production than any other. It has thick skins and as such is capable of making deep coloured, long-lived wines. It has a propensity to ripen early, hence its name derived from the Spanish 'temprano', which means early. Its relatively short… Read MoreView More Wines With Tempranillo Grapes