La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904 197375cl
La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904 2011
|Type Of Wine:||red wine|
|Vintage:||1973 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)|
|Winery:||La Rioja Alta|
|Grapes:||Graciano, Mazuelo, Tempranillo|
Description of La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904 1973
La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904 1973 (Graciano, Mazuelo and Tempranillo)
Despite its age, it is surprising the "spark" and the joy that keeps this wine. The bottle Magnum slows the evolution of the wines and a longer life, keeping youth in more time. This wine is cherry red with shades Ayodar. Very clean, bright and layer extraordinary feature of his vintage. Very complex and spicy with a fine Foster and tones bouquet of freshness along with those of aging in bottle Perfectly structured, powerful and with great pace and finish. Retronasal extremely attractive, surround net and very durable. Developed positively in the coming years.
The base range, approximately 85%, Tempranillo. The remaining 15% Carignan and Graciano.
VINEYARDS: Rioja Alta, especially Rodezno, Ollauri and ashtray, largely owned by the company.
Are selected grapes from old vines.
AGEING: 6 months in oak vats centennial. 5 years in oak barrels for a total of 10 racked manuales. Bottled in March 1988.
- Grade: 12.5%
- Volatile acidity: 0.66 g / l.
- Total acidity: 5.0 gr / l. (Tartaric)
- Extracto seco: 27,86 gr/l.
How to serve
On July 10, 1890, five Basque and Rioja-based vine growers created "Sociedad Vinicola De La Rioja Alta" in what is known as the Haro Station District. This was the beginning of a fascinating business venture in which the only dream of the five founders was to craft and age high-quality wines.More about the Winery