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Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009

75cl

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Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009

£124.17
£124.17

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2009 Other vintages
Appellation:Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)
Winery: Marqués de Murrieta
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Carignan, Garnacha, Mazuelo, Tempranillo
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Ageing: Gran Reserva
Marqués de Murrieta is the maker of this Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009 (£745.02), a red wine from the region of Rioja made of tempranillo, mazuelo, garnacha and carignan of 2009 and shows an alcoholic content of 14%. The Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009 is the ideal red to combine with red meat and semi-cured cheese. Drinks&Co users evaluate this red wine with 4,2 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 96 and peñín: 95.

Description of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009

Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009 (Carignan, Garnacha, Mazuelo and Tempranillo)

TASTING NOTES OF Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009:

  • View: bright ruby ​​color
  • Nose: aromas of ripe red and black fruits, herbs and vanilla
  • Mouth: wide, with polished tannins and good final acidity

DENOMINATION OF ORIGIN: Rioja

VINEYARD: Marqués de Murrieta

GRAPES: Tempranillo

WINE PAIRING: Semi-mature cheese, Grilled red meats, Roasted red meats,

TEMPERATURE OF CONSUMPTION: 18º

ALCOHOL GRADUATION: 14%

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How to serve

Consumption temp.

16-18ºC

The Winery

Marqués de Murrieta

Marqués de Murrieta

Bodegas Marqués de Murrieta is a family company with long tradition in Rioja. A project based at the junction of the wines with the familiar look. Its history dates back to 1852 with Luciano de Murrieta.

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Reviews of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009

4.2

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5/5

Order arrived perfectly.
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Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2009

4 /5

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: intense burgundy, atejados reflexes.
  • Nose: complex bouquet of spices, leather, wood and licorosas notes along with ripe fruit.
  • Mouth: balanced wine with spicy flavors and fine tannins.

APPELLATION: Rioja.

VINEYARD: Name: Pago la Plana. own vineyard located in the highest part of the Finca Ygay, at 485 meters.

GRAPES: Tempranillo Mazuelo 81% and 19%.

AGEING: aged for 28 months in American oak barrels (tempranillo) and French (Carignan). Subsequently, a minimum of three years in bottle.

METHOD: the grapes are de-stemmed and gently squeeze. Grapes fermented separately in stainless steel, with temperature control. The maceration lasts 11 days during which continuous work of "pumping" and "bazuqueos" are made to encourage contact of the must with the skins and cause a slow and natural extraction of aromas and polyphenols.

WINE PAIRING: Ideal with mature cheese and vegetable stews sheep.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 14-16 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14%

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4 /5

A red which I enjoyed with my friends.
Red with purple highlights. Vanilla aromas. As many 2009, it was a little rough.
It wasn't well paired with food, but the wine was good and tasty.
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Marqués de Murrieta Castillo Ygay Grand Reserva Especial 2009

4 /5

To enjoy between meals. Perfect wine to share with friends.
Red ruby colour with reddish brown edges. Concentrated aroma of red fruit jam. It tastes a lot like toasts, very nice.
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Marqués de Murrieta Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial Cosecha 2009

Reviews of other vintages of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 200920072004

4/5

Deep red garnet color. Aromatically rich spicy nose with ripe cherries, plums and warm spices. Lovely dense, ripe berry fruits palate with earth, spice and blackberry fruit, as well as some subtle green notes adding freshness. Lovely density and freshness as well as some richer spicy notes.
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Marques de Murrieta Castillo Ygay 2007

4/5

Candied fruit, leather, coffee, soft, long.
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