Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2016

Sierra Cantabria (Rioja)


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The Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2016 (£191.05): a red wine from Rioja produced by Sierra Cantabria produced with tempranillo from the 2016 vintage. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: robert parker: 91 and peñín: 92.

Technical sheet · Sierra Cantabria Crianza

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
Appellation:Rioja (La Rioja,Spain)
Winery: Sierra Cantabria
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Magnum and 50cl
Score: RP91GP92
Grapes: Tempranillo
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Sierra Cantabria

Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2016 (Tempranillo)


  • View: Ruby red color with light orange tones, medium intensity and good tear.
  • Nose: The nose is intense, with aromas of fruit and wood well balanced. Red fruit is accompanied by dairy products, spices (black chocolate, vanilla and a touch of pepper) and good toasted.
  • Mouth: The palate is tasty and very friendly wine. surround input, silky texture. Very ripe red fruit and licorice dominates slightly over toasted. Various complex spices: vanilla, cloves, cocoa are also noticeable. Gourmets and ripe tannins. Final good and it is persistent.

APPELLATION: Rioja (Spain).

VINEYARD: Sierra Cantabria.

GRAPES: 100% Tempranillo.

AGEING: Aged in French and American oak for 14 months.

METHOD: Grapes are harvested manually during the second week of October by double selection. Subsequently, the grapes undergo a traditional winemaking with grapes completely destemmed. fermentation controlled with selected yeasts and maceration with the skins is then carried out for 16 days with two times per day, at first.

WINE PAIRING: This wine is the perfect accompaniment to pates, vegetables, grilled red meat with sauce, roasts, semi-hard cheeses.


ALCOHOL: 14.5%

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Highlighted review about Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2016

Great Wines Direct

Posted on at 04.57


Crianza Sierra Cantabria 2016

A smooth and elegant Crianza from our new star Rioja producer, which deftly balances fruit and oak This is Sierra Cantabria's most admired wine due to its incredible value and delicate but complex style Ripe cherry and red fruit, hints of spice and smoke, and a dusting of cocoa combine to form an elegant, complex Rioja with layers of oak and fruit

More reviews about Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2016

Paul Wing

Posted on at 20.06

4 /5

Perfect with lamb stew. The Sierra Cantabria Crianza is just so good.
Clear ruby red colour. Smelled soft, like cinnamon and vanilla . I liked the Sierra Cantabria Crianza, although it tasted a bit rough.
Mitte Meer

Posted on at 05.03

4 /5

Taste and appearance when Spaniards are talking about a Rioja wine, they of course mean the Crianza "Many ancient houses. In the winning growing region market therefore below a minimum 12 months ripened red until nothing. The Crianza is the epitome of classic Rioja. This applies . and for the reputation of the Spanish star winemaker of the family Eguren from the Rioja Alavesa Marcos Eguren, winemaker of the house, holds resolutely the task for his Crianza: "Fruity, classic flavors of the Tempranillo from Sonsierra. Aromatic, elegant, fresh - sweet tannins, this velvety, complex and balanced "is not an easy objective And yet -.. As always with Egurens -. Overachieved with a light hand the cultivation of vines on about 500 m is based on organic, though still uncertified principles. More than 33 hl / ha are not squeezed out of the vineyard. the Sierra Cantabria Crianza then matures 14-15 months in about 3 times used French and American oak barrels, the aromas of wood around to make and balanced. Remarkable concentration of fine red and black fruit that comes before a concert of light acidity, freshness and subtle minerality always cultured and noble. Noticeable black cherry notes, light tobacco and smoke nuances. Serving the optimal drinking temperature of Sierra Cantabria Crianza is between 14 and 16 °. grape the Crianza from Sierra Cantabria is 100% Tempranillo origin. the Sierra Cantabria Crianza comes from the northern Spanish top-growing region DO Ca Rioj a. The winery is located in the foothills of the Sierra Cantabria in the of Mediterranean-continental climate embossed mixing of the Rioja Alavesa. "
Vinos Baco

Posted on at 08.12

4 /5

- TASTE NOTE: Color: ruby ​​red medium-high intensity light orange hues on the edge of the cup, clean and bright.
Aroma: Intense. Light lactic notes, red fruits and spices. Shows a good development of secondary aromas of parenting (vanilla, cacao, roasted) providing a good balance and persistence.
In mouth it is tasty, well armed and with ripe tannins well balanced with acidity and alcohol. The fruitiness dominates slightly over the flavors of toasted, roasted, cocoa and vanilla, giving it a very interesting complexity.
- ALCOHOL: 14º
- Operating temperature: 16º to 18ºC
- PAIRING: Recommended dishes: cooked vegetables, red and white meats, roasted Castilian, stews, hair and feather hunting, cheeses and pâté. Roast pigeon with almond sauce.

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Reviews about Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2010

El Vino Más Barato
El Vino Más Barato


Gran crianza por buen precio
The Eguren family brings us this great rioja, made with tempranillo and 14 months aging in oak barrels.


View: ruby ​​red.
Nose: fruit-Dairy.
Taste: Fruity-Roasted.

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Reviews about Sierra Cantabria Crianza 2007



Sierra Cantabria 2007 FOSTER
OD: Rioja
ALCOHOL: 13.5%
 Layer cherry color medium alta.En initially somewhat closed nose but after a while they appear very good fruit and aromas of (toasted, roasted, chocolate, liquorice, balsamic). Palate has a magnificent structure, well balanced and aftertaste long and persistent.
MARRIAGE: It can be served with ham and sausage in general, red meat, cheese, beef and game birds.

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