An elegant, balanced, silky and very pleasant Rioja Crianza
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Style Azpilicueta Crianza 2018
Characteristics Azpilicueta Crianza
Azpilicueta Crianza is a red wine produced by Alcorta in the D.O Rioja.
This winery belongs to the group Domecq Bodegas, which is located in Logroño, in the north of La Rioja.
Azpilicueta Crianza is produced from Tempranillo (85%), Graciano (10%) y Mazuelo (5%). The grapes originate from vines with an average age of 25 years old, located in Fuernmayor.
For production, the must is fermented in stainless steel containers at a controlled temperature of 25ºC, followed by a maceration process for 12 days.
Once finished, Azpilicueta Crianza is aged for 12 months in French and American oak barrels, with an additional 6 months of refinement in bottle.
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Tasting notes Azpilicueta Crianza
Intense cherry red with purple reflections. Clean and bright.
Good aromatic intensity, highlighted by ripe red fruit on an interesting toasted and spicy base. Appearance of fine notes of vanilla.
Intense cherry red colour with golden flashes. Clean and bright.
On the nose there are fruit aromas with a background of toasted wood and soft aromas of vanilla, coconut and spices.
Intense cherry red colour with purple reflections. Bright wine with good tears.
Wine with a marked expression reminiscent of ripe fruit mixed with pleasant spices and elegant wooden notes.
Intense cherry red colour with purple trims. Bright. Good legs.
Intense aromas of ripe fruit, fine notes of wood and spicy touches which complete this wine.
Dark red, tile meniscus.
Medium intensity, without too much volume, there is some red fruit, spicy and some mild toasted.