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Characteristics of Luis Cañas Crianza
Luis Cañas Crianza is a red wine from La Rioja produced by Bodegas Luis Cañas. This wine is made from Tempranillo (95%) and some Garnacha (5%).
The grapes used to produce Luis Cañas Crianza come from vines averaging 30 years of age. After being harvested, the grapes are fermented at a controlled temperature of 26 ° for 20 days. The vinification process ends with aging and bottling.
Luis Cañas Crianza is aged for 12 months in French oak barrels (70%) and American oak barrels (30%) and finally spends another 9 months in bottle.
Bodegas Luis Cañas has 350 hectares of vineyards. It has about 870 plots in La Rioja Alavesa, an area with an excellent wine tradition.
Serve at 18ºC
Rice with meat, Cold meat, Vegetables, Beans and pulses, Semi-mature Cheese, Stews, Mushrooms, Grilled red meats, Roasts, Spicy dishes
SightCherry red with a garnet border.NoseMedium intensity and fruity aromas. Vegetal notes and balsamic and toasted touches. Smoky shades on a background of sweet oak.TasteFresh and tasty. Powerful, with balsamic and mature tannins. Good persistence.
SightWell covered ruby colour.NoseMedium intensity aroma with dominant vegetable notes. Abundant red fruit nuances are accompanied by balsamic and toasted aromas, with some smoked hints. A tantalising bottom.TasteA flavourful and tantalising but fresh and light wine. Displays some well integrated balsamic notes and lightly dried tannins. The fruit that was picked up on the nose later recedes into the background. A very persistent wine.
SightHigh intensity red ruby colour.NoseMedium-intensity aromas with dominant vegetal notes and abundant red fruit released along with some balsamic and toasted aromas and a light smoked nuance. Mellow background.TasteA very tasty and mellow wine, but light and fresh at the same time. It shows some balsamic nuances and slightly drying but well-integrated tannins. The notes of fruit noticed in the nose, are now only felt in the background.
SightClean and bright ruby red colour. It shows very thin, uniform and slow-falling tears.NoseClean, medium-high nasal aromas with expressive aromas of fruit which are released along with spicy, mineral, roasted and undergrowth notes. Some balsamic notes are noticed in the background and freshens this nasal set plenty of nuances.TasteIt is soft at the attack. Its mid palate is velvety, silky and has a good structure. It shows red fruit compensated with a great acidity and very pleasant noble sweet tannins. Medium finish with a good persistence which leaves balsamic aromas at retro-olfaction. A very pleasant and easy-drinking Spanish wine with a great value (and pleasure) for money.
SightIntense cherry colour with purple reflections. Bright and with good tears.NoseExpressive and elegant aromas. THe notes of black and red fruit, milk, spices (vanilla) and toasted from the wood provide this wine with warmth. The balsamic notes provide the wine with a very nice touch of freshness.
TasteGood attack. Tasty, velvety and smooth mid palate. Its notes of fruit and the creamy touch provided by the wood are well integrated. Spicy and balsamic aromas are also noticed. Balanced acidity. Lingering finish with balsamic nuances.
SightCherry color with maroon edge.NoseThe nose is clean with fine balsamic nuances, notes of plum and wood cleaner.TasteIn the mouth it is tasty, smooth. Fruit and oak well cast, spicy, complex and structured. Nice end showing red fruits with balsamic memories. We suggest to drink it at 18 º C.
SightCherry color maroon.NoseAppearing in the nose is clean with fine nuances balsamic notes of plum and wood cleaner.TasteIn the mouth it is tasty, smooth. Fruit and oak well cast, spicy, complex and structured. Have a nice end showing red fruits with balsamic memories. We suggest to taste a 18 º C.
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.
Bodegas Luis Cañas is a historic winery situated in La Rioja. Since the beginning of the early twentieth century, they have strived to produce good quality wines based on the philosophy that a good wine can only be obtained from a good grape. An old vineyard, manual work and a careful selection of grapes is the hallmark of this winery.