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Characteristics of Murua Reserva
Murua Reserva is a wine from the D.O. La Rioja produced by Bodegas Murua. This wine is made using 3 different grape varieties: Tempranillo (93%), with small quantities of Graciano (5%) and Mazuelo (2%).
The grapes used to make this wine come from the winery´s own estate, which is divided accross eight different plots.
Once the harvest has been carried out, the grapes undergo controlled alcoholic fermentation followed by maceration. Then, after maloactic fermentation, the must is decanted into french oak vats.
The wine is then aged for 18months in French and American oak barrels that are a maximum of 3 years old. Finally, the wine is aged in the bottle for 18months in order to reach optimum quality.
Bodegas Murua is owned by the Masaveu family. Their heritage in winemaking dates back to Federico Masaveu Ripoll, who in the nineteenth century who built his own winery in Castellar del Vallés.A century later, in 1974, the Masaveu family expanded on this by buying Bodegas Murua in Elciego, a town forever linked to wine.
Serve at 16ºC
Game stew, Iberian ham, Game animals, Roasted red meats, Mature cheese, Game birds
SightBeautiful ruby â??â??red colour with maroon edges. Medium robe. A clean and bright wine with dense tears.NoseOnce opened, elegant and powerful aromas of ripe berries, almost jam, are released along with balsamic notes and aromas provided by the wood: vanilla, toffee, chocolate, snuff,... They are all very balanced and harmonious.TasteA very elegant wine, with an intense attack and a meaty, very tasty and warm mid palate. Its notes of ripe fruit are released along with good toasted aromas and creamy spices. It shows ripe tannins, a good acidity and a long and lingering aftertaste.
SightRuby red, with medium-high robe. Clean and bright.NoseThe notes of red fruits and jam appear together with some vanilla and balsamic aromas. The hints of cocoa, coffee and snuff provided by the oak are also noticed.TasteSoft and tasty superior wine. Creamy mid palate where the complexity provided during the ageing is noticed. Ripe tannins. Persistent.
SightRuby, medium layer.NosePowerful aromas of forest fruits and plum compote.TasteSoft and fleshy. Aftertaste remains persistently turning to toast and ripe flavors, typical of reserve wines.
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.
Murua is a clear example of the philosophy behind the Winery and Vineyards Masaveu House. Classic reference in the Rioja Alavesa personality based on using only grapes from its own vineyards occupy 110 hectares in Elciego and its region. Planted on terraces Arzillo-calcareous soil, its cultivation is allowing the recovery of the wines for centuries have given the most prestigious in the area, but applying the latest advances in technology. Depending on the quality of the harvest, 250,000 bottles is the average production Murua, whose limit is determined by the careful selection of fruit and careful craftsmanship that characterizes the whole process of making their wines. Smoothness, body and absolute respect for the flavors of his sweep, their goals are.
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