|Type Of Wine:||red wine|
|Vintage:||2016 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)|
|Volume:||75cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo, Tempranillo|
|Jeb Dunnuck Score:||94|
|Tim Atkin Score:||96|
|James Suckling Score:||95|
Description of Muga Reserva Selección Especial 2016
Muga Reserva Selección Especial 2016 (Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo and Tempranillo)
- View: cherry red, light garnet trim to tile hues.
- Nose: concentrated aromas and aromatic nuances, backgrounds cocoa, snuff and dairy highly attractive.
- Mouth: an excellent balance of flavors and retronasal powerful, very wide and above all, persistent and full.
VINEYARD: tertiary terraces of Montes Obarenes and Sierra Cantabria.
GRAPES: Tempranillo, Garnacha, Mazuelo and Graciano.
AGEING: 24 months in American oak barrels and French. more than 12 months in bottle.
WINE PAIRING: red meat, lamb and fish grilled rock.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18 ° C
How to serve
Bodegas Muga is located in the historical Barrio de La Estación (railway station district) in Haro. The facilities (270,000 square foot) are two centuries old, built mainly of stone and oak. In fact, oak is paramount in the winery. There are 200 oak deposits as well as 14,000 barrels, made out of different types of oak ranging from French oak (Allier, Tronçais or Jupilles), American, Hungarian, Russian and even the small consignment of Spanish oak.More about the Winery