Welcome to Drinks&Co

You must be over 18 to enter this site.

Please enter your year of birth.

Please drink responsibly
Trends:

Rioja

Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010

75cl

RP97ParkerWS96Wine SpectatorDAW97Decanter

This product is not available in United Kingdom.
Take a look at the options we can offer you.

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2010 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
Tim Atkin Score: 96
James Suckling Score: 99
The winery Marqués de Murrieta elaborates this Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010 (£153.00), a red wine from Rioja with a blend based on tempranillo, mazuelo, garnacha and carignan of 2010 and shows an alcoholic content of 14%. The Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010 is the ideal red to combine with hake and birds. 3,8 of 5 points is the average score of this red according to Drinks&Co users and with the following scores: robert parker: 97, wine spectator: 96 and peñín: 95.

Description of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010

Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010 (Carignan, Garnacha, Mazuelo and Tempranillo)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: cherry vivid color.
  • Nose: aromatic intensity that is charming for its red fruits, truffle, floral notes and hints of spice incense is perceived.
  • Mouth: The palate is perceived is a touch of satiny texture. fruit intensity, impeccable balance and a very elegant bouquet.

APPELLATION: Rioja (La Rioja, Spain).

VINEYARD: Marqués de Murrieta.

GRAPES: Tempranillo and Mazuelo.

AGEING: The Tempranillo stays for 26 months in American oak barrels of 225 liters and Mazuelo 26 months in French oak.

PREPARATION: To make this wine the grapes are de-stemmed and gently squeeze. Fermentation of grapes is performed separately in stainless steel tanks, during which the temperature is controlled. The incubation is carried out for 11 days, in which continuous work of pumping and bazuqueos are performed, in order to favor the contact of the wort with the skins, and produce a slow and natural extraction of aromas and polyphenols.

WINE PAIRING: Ideal to pair with robadallo pochado, a squab confit, suckling pig oven or beef tenderloin.RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14%

See more

How to serve

Consumption temp.

16ºC

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.

More about the Winery

Points

RP97ParkerWS96Wine SpectatorDAW97DecanterGP95Peñín

Reviews of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010

3.8

4 customer reviews
  • 5
    0
  • 4
    3
  • 3
    1
  • 2
    0
  • 1
    0
Your rating for Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010:Rate Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010:

5/5

Sin lugar a duda un gran vino.
View more,

Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010

5 /5

Ottimo
View more
,

4 /5

DEGUSTATION :

  • Vue : robe tuilé et brillante.
  • Nez : un vin parfumé, tentant et complexe, des notes équilibrés, épices et de noix.
  • Bouche : d'abord élégant et séduisant, une finale complexe de cuir et de tabac.

APPELLATION : Rioja.

DOMAINE : Castillo Ygay.

CÉPAGES : Tempranillo et Carignan.

ÉLEVAGE : le vin a été élevé pendant 29 mois dans des fûts de chêne américain de 225 litres, dont au moins 10 mois en fûts neufs et au moins 3 ans en bouteille avant d'être mis sur le marché.

ACCORDS METS-VIN : fromage, gibier, riz, pâté ou foie gras, viande, parmesan, rôtis, jambon et saucisses, barbecue, fromage de salaison et viande rouge.

DEGRÉ D'ALCOOL : 14%

View more
,

4 /5

NOTA DE CATA:

  • Vista: Vivaz color guinda.
  • Nariz: Intensidad aromática que seduce por sus frutas rojas, notas florales, trufa, incienso y toques especiados.
  • Boca: Un reserva que luce músculo, elegante bouquet, intensidad frutal y un equilibrio impecables.

DENOMINACIÓN DE ORIGEN: Rioja

VIÑEDO: Marqués de Murrieta

UVAS: Garnacha, Mazuelo, Tempranillo

ENVEJECIMIENTO: 24 meses en barricas de roble americano y francés.

ELABORACIÓN: Las uvas fermentan por separado en depósitos de acero inoxidable, con control de temperatura.

MARIDAJE DEL VINO: La bodega lo recomienda tomar con paloma torcaz al vino tinto, tartar de solomillo de Wagyu, kokotxas de merluza en su pil pil y con queso Moliterno.

TEMPERATURA DE SERVICIO RECOMENDADA: 16-18 °C

GRADUACIÓN ALCOHÓLICA: 14%

View more
,
Reviews of other vintages of Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial 2010020070201402009

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.
View more
Xtrawine UK
Marques de Murrieta Castillo Ygay 2007

4/5

We drank with another couple.
A red Bordeaux Garnacha. Smelling it, I noticed the aromas of blackberries. Very light.
We had it while we waited for the meal, with appetizers.
View more
Mary Wilson
Marqués de Murrieta Finca Ygay Reserva 2014

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.
View more
Paul Wing
Marqués de Murrieta Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial Cosecha 2009

Other products from the winery