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Valenciso Reserva

Valenciso Reserva
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Respectful agriculture
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Valenciso Reserva
Red wine Reserva. 16 months in French oak barrels.
Variety: Tempranillo
Designation of Origin: D.O.Ca. Rioja
Production area: La Rioja
Winery: Valenciso
Volume: 75 cl.
Alcohol: 14.5%
Red wine Reserva. 16 months in French oak barrels.
Variety: Tempranillo
D.O.Ca. Rioja (La Rioja)
Winery: Valenciso
Volume: 75 cl.
Alcohol: 14.5%
Fruity
Spicy
Young
Barrel
Light
Body

Characteristics of Valenciso Reserva

Valenciso Reserva is a red wine from the Rioja developed by the Valenciso winery. The winery is located in Ollauri, a town north of La Rioja Alta.

Valenciso Reserva is 100% made from Tempranillo, from 20ha of vineyards in La Rioja Alta. The vineyards are grown using sustainable agriculture, which is respectful of the environment and seeks to have minimal impact on the landscape.

Moreover, the vineyards have a low yield of 5000 kg / ha and are planted on clay-limestone soils The development of Valenciso Reserva follows traditional methods. Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation takes place in cement tanks. After the fermentation process, the wine is aged for 16 months in new French oak barrels which are less than three years old.

Serve at 15.0ºC
Contains sulphites
Pairing
Roasts

Tasting notes Valenciso Reserva

It was a fairly balanced year until the harvest season arrived. The beginning of the cycle, in October, started with high temperatures, and it was not until mid-November that the first frosts began and the leaves of the vines began to fall to prepare for winter. Throughout the winter, rainfall was generous and water reserves could be secured for the growth cycle period. During the months of March and April, there was an increase in temperatures that led to the good sprouting of the plant. The growth cycle of the vines was suitable, and the sudden rise of temperatures resulted in quite a fast blooming. There was an optimal growth of the fruit, until the harvest season, when rains damaged the state of the grapes and caused a drop in production. This is a good vintage, but the last rains damaged the final result. The wines are good and can be drunk in the short- and mid-term, they have a medium body and material.
A good balance and few climate incidents define this vintage. The autumn began with mild temperatures and lack of rain. In March began the rain,as well as the development of the vines. At the beginning of the growth cycle of the vines, temperatures decrease and there were a lot of rainy days. This caused an irregular growth of the vineyard. After an unstable month of May, the temperatures increased, and a cycle without rains began. This resulted in perfect sprouts and a good flowering. The summer months were warm and with some heat waves, which caused a slower growth cycle and some symptoms of water stress, and thus a concentration of fruit. At the end of September, and before the harvest, there was some rain that was perfect for a great year thanks to the perfect ripening of the grapes. Good acidity and concentration define the wines from this vintage. Fine wines with a great ageing potential.
An excellent vintage in Rioja. With a mild autumn, and a cold and rainy winter, the growth season began with enough resources for the perfect development of the vines. During this period, there were no pests and diseases until the end of the growth cycle. During the harvest, there were no significant rains, so the health and ripening of the grapes were excellent. A great year with great aged wines that can be stored for a long time. Perfect balance between the most amiable tannins and the good acidity, which give these wines an extraordinary length.
2010 was considered the perfect vintage after some very good years. An optimal growth cycle, without incidents regarding the health of the vineyards. The harvest took place during a magnificent state of the vines and with a moderate production, with good fruit setting and slow ripening. A great year with excellent ageing potential, which resulted in spicy and fruity wines, with a very good structure and acidity.
Sight Cherry red, high layer. Nose Medium to high intensity. Aromas of stewed fruit with lactic notes, toast, chocolate and liquorice. Balsamic background. Taste Very structured, silky and fresh. Rounded and tasty with a great presence of red fruits. Good acidity and soft, silky tannins.
Sight Maroon cherry colour. Nose Valenciso displays elegance and complexity, full of aromas. Taste Balanced, rich and full of nuances. Fresh and lively, with silky and fresh tannins. Very long and persistent, to be enjoyed. This different Rioja will surprise you.

Ratings

  • Atkin 95
  • Parker 93
  • Suckling 92
  • Decanter 91
  • Decántalo 93
  • Parker 92
  • Suckling 92
  • Parker 91
  • Parker 93
  • Decántalo 92
  • Parker 93
  • Decántalo 88

Ratings for the vintages from D.O.Ca. Rioja

2017 Very good
2016 Very good
2015 Very good
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
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    18/05/20 Valenciso Reserva 2014 Suerb wine from a really good region
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    02/09/19 Valenciso Reserva 2012 So smooth and easy to drink
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    15/07/19 Valenciso Reserva 2012 Very good value and easy to drink
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    09/11/16 Valenciso Reserva 2009 Very polished wine, well balanced, long finish. Many years of life ahead.
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    Designation of Origin D.O.Ca. Rioja

    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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    Imágenes y situación D.O.Ca. Rioja

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