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Castillo San Lorenzo Reserva 75Cl

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Richly flavoured and spicy, this classic Rioja combines ripe plum and dried fruit characters with cinnamon and vanilla. From selected tempranillo, mazuelo and graciano grapes. Aged 24 months in barrels of american and french oak.

Tasting Notes

A combination of Tempranillo, Graciano and Mazuelo grapes, this is a modern classic loaded with rich, ripe, black fruit flavours.

Region of OriginRioja
Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.38
ABV12.5%
Current Vintage2009
ProducerCriadores de Rioja
Type of ClosureNatural Cork
Wine MakerPaloma Redondo
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountrySpain

Grape Variety

Tempranillo, Graciano, Mazuelo

Vinification Details

From selected tempranillo, mazuelo and graciano grapes. After pressing, the must ferments in stainless steel tanks for 7 days. The wine undergoes maceration at 28 ºC to 30 ºC with 20 days and malolactic fermentation. Aged 24 months in barrels of American and French oak.

History

Criadores de Rioja typifies 21st century Rioja in its careful balancing of tradition and innovation. The winery was established in 2000 with a view to modernize the production of Rioja wines whilst working with the scores of small, top local growers. It produces modern-style wines using state-of-the-art equipment in a fabulously well-equipped all-singing, all-dancing stainless steel winery.

Regional Information

Rioja is the oldest and most prestigious wine appellation in Spain. The microclimate, with plenty of sunshine combined with a variety of soils are all perfectly aligned for the production of fine wines.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage

This wine will continue to improve in bottle up to ten years from the vintage.

Storage Instructions

This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 5 years

Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Storage

This wine will continue to improve in bottle up to ten years from the vintage.

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