D.O. Valdeorras (Galicia)
Telmo Rodríguez Corriente is a red wine from La Rioja prepared by Compañía de Vinos Telmo Rodríguez. This wine is a blend of Tempranillo, Garnacha and Graciano.
After the harvest, the grapes are destemmed and undergo a process of cold maceration. Telmo Rodríguez Corriente is subsequently fermented at controlled temperatures in stainless steel tanks.
Finally, Telmo Rodríguez Corriente is aged in barrels and foudres of varying ages before marketing. Telmo Rodríguez Corriente is what it is called an everyday La Rioja wine. The Telmo Rodriguez Wine Company intend people to use it daily.
Compañía de Vinos Telmo Rodríguez stands for wanting to only use native varieties of original areas. Their goal is to recover forgotten vineyards and grow according to this philosophy.
Corriente 2018 is a smooth red wine with intense aromas of ripe red fruit, slightly balsamic notes and hints of sweet spice. On the palate it’s dry, fruity and enveloping. A medium-bodied wine with refreshing acidity, fine tannins and a long finish with a touch of elegant bitterness.