Muga Selección Especial Reserva

Muga Selección Especial Reserva
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Muga Selección Especial Reserva
Red wine Reserva. 12 months in bottle and 26 months in French and American oak barrels.
  • Winery: Muga
  • D.O.: Rioja
  • Variety: Garnacha Tinta, Mazuela, Tempranillo, Graciano
  • Volume: 75 cl.

Available vintages of Muga Selección Especial Reserva

  • Muga Selección Especial Reserva 2011
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    • Decántalo 91
    • Parker 92
    • Peñin 93
  • Muga Selección Especial Reserva 2011
    • Decántalo: 91
    • Parker: 92
    • Peñin: 93
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Characteristics of Muga Selección Especial Reserva

Muga Selección Especial Reserva is a great red wine. A classic from D.O. Rioja. It is made by Bodegas Muga in Haro, one of the towns with the highest concentration of wineries in the world.

Muga Selección Especial Reserva is a coupage of Tempranillo (70%), Grenache (20%), Mazuelo (7%) and Graciano (3%). The grapes are grown on estates with mostly clayey-calcerous soils that are situated in the Rioja Alta area, on the foothills of the Obarense mountains. Due to its geography and location it has a particular variety of climates between the Mediterranean, Atlantic and Continental, which gives the grapes a long and complex ripening.

On their arrival at the winery, the grapes undergo a selection process, discarding the bunches that do not reach the necessary quality standards.

The fermentation takes place in oak deposits with local yeast from their own vineyard. Muga Selección Especial Reserva undergoes a 26 month aging in oak barrels. A barrel so special, that Bodegas Muga is already one of the few wineries left today to continue with their own cooperage in their facilities and continue to make barrels.

After the aging there is a clarification with fresh eggs before it is bottled. Once bottled, Muga Selección Especial Reserva undergoes a fining process of 12 months in the bottle before it is released onto the market.

Alcohol: 14.0%
Serve at 18ºC
We recommend decanting before consumption
Pairing
White meat, Roasted lamb, Roasted Pork, Game stew, Roasts, Game birds, Game animals

Tasting notes Muga Selección Especial Reserva

Sight High-robe, dense and uniformed with beautiful violet tones. Nose Complex and elegant on the nose. We can encounter mature red fruit notes with countryside memories and certain mineral touches. Taste On the palate it is very pleasant and elegant. Sweet and likeable tannins. Good acidity. High fruit presence and certain mineral notes.
Sight Intense and bright ruby red colour with maroon edges. A wine which shows a high robe and dense slow-falling tears. Nose Highly intense, complex and elegant nose. Its fragrant, suggestive and expressive aromas of ripe red fruit stand out along with a wide range of sweet and hot spices. When it opens up, some smoky notes, intense toasted hints and animal reminiscences are noticed. Taste An elegant long wine. It shows an embracing and warm attack and a tasty, silky and aromatic mid palate. A balanced wine with very well balanced tannins and a refreshing and integrated acidity. Long and very persistent finish with a nice spicy and balsamic after-taste.  An elegant and seductive, round wine.
Sight Intense, bright cherry red colour with garnet trims. High robe and dense tears. Nose The tasting rapport of this wine is being translated. Meanwhile, you can check the Spanish version. Taste The tasting rrapport of this wine is being translated. Meanwhile, you can check the Spanish version.
Sight Intense, bright cherry red colour with garnet trims. High robe and dense tears. Nose Suggestive and elegant aromas. Quite closed at the beginning, but when it opens up it shows very elegant toasted notes and a good presence of red and black fruits. Milky and cocoa notes. Taste This Muga Reserva Selección Especial is a warm, dense and broad wine. It has a good mid palate, characterized by its smoothness and elegance. The notes of fruit and good quality wood are well assembled. Good presence of tannins. Long and very persistent wine. A round Rioja.
Sight To the eye, shades of purple and garnet. Nose Initial aromas of pastries, so characteristic of wines with barrel, backed by soft toast from the barrel, wrapped in a background of currant and blackberry fruit. Taste

The warm, friendly, syrupy mouth-feel leaves a sensation of fullness and a persistent aftertaste, characterized by the finesse of its tannins and a complex mineral component.

Ratings

  • Decántalo 91
  • Parker 92
  • Peñin 93
  • Decántalo 92
  • Parker 93
  • Decántalo 92
  • Parker 92
  • Peñin 91
  • Decántalo 92
  • Parker 91
  • Peñin 91
  • Winespectator 92
  • Proensa 93
  • Decántalo 90
  • Parker 93
  • Proensa 91
  • Decántalo 90
  • Peñin 90

Ratings for the vintages from the D.O. Rioja

2014 Good
2013 Good
2012 Very good
2011 Excellent
2010 Excellent
2009 Very good
2008 Very good
2007 Very good
2006 Very good
2005 Excellent
2004 Excellent
2003 Good
2002 Good
2001 Excellent
2000 Good
1999 Good
1998 Very good
1997 Good
1996 Very good
1995 Excellent
1994 Excellent
1993 Good
1992 Good
1991 Very good
1990 Good
1989 Good
1988 Good
1987 Very good

Reviews

D.O. Rioja

Winery Muga

La Rioja is one of the most important areas of wine production in the world. It has a long history, and exceptional soils and climates.
From the Tempranillo and Grenache varieties they make great red wines that are masterfully aged which demonstrates the experience passed from generation to generation.

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