Tesco Finest Rioja Reserva 75Cl
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2012 Vina del cura Rioja Reserva DOC. Product of Spain
Aromas of raspberry with vanilla spice. A rich fruit flavour with red berry fruits with a layer of oak spice. Sourced exclusively for Tesco from Baron de Ley, an award winning winery in the heart of Rioja. Made from Tempranillo grapes and carefully aged in fine oak barrels for a minimum of 18 months. Serve at room temperature with roast lamb, lamb chops or Shepherd's pie.
- Contains: Sulphites
Aromas of raspberry and vanilla spice. A rich, fruity flavour of red berry fruits with a layer of oak spice. Carefully aged in fine oak barrels for a minimum of 18 months.
|Region of Origin||Rioja|
|Producer||Baron de Ley S.A|
|Type of Closure||Natural Cork|
|Wine Maker||Gonzalo Rodriguez|
|Taste Category||C rich & fruity|
The grapes are hand harvested in September by hand, de-stemmed and crushed then a 7 day maceration takes place with two daily pump-overs. Vinification then goes on for 14 days in Stainless Steel at 29°C. The wine is then aged in 100% American Oak for 18 months + 24 months in bottle.
Barón de Ley is a winery founded in 1985 by a small group of Rioja wine professionals and who conceive and start a project of innovative and unique characteristics in this prestigious DOCa. The original Baron de Ley project was based on the idea of developing a purely “vineyard driven” winery, oriented to the production of high quality wines from own vineyards. The other main guideline behind the project was to develop and implement a new style of “modern” Rioja wines
The winery is 320 ha located in Rioja Baja on Alluvial soils, rich in clays and limestone. Clear Mediterranean influence, which implies more insolation and less rains than in the western Rioja areas, which creates optimal conditions for the obtention of wines with more colour, concentration and poliphenolic maturation
This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 3 years
Alcohol Unit Other Text:
10.1 UK Units per bottle
1.7 UK units per 125ml glass
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
- In a cool, dark place.
- To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 3 years of purchase.
- Once open drink within 2 days.
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|Typical Values||100ml contain||Each glass (125ml) contains|
|Energy||321kJ (77kcal)||401kJ (97kcal)|
|*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)||-||-|
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