Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009



Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2009 Other vintages
Appellation:Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)
Winery: Sierra Cantabria
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Graciano, Tempranillo
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
The Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009 (£180.66) is a red wine from Rioja produced by Sierra Cantabria based on the best tempranillo and graciano from 2009. Drinks&Co users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points and obtained the following scores: robert parker: 92 and peñín: 94.

Description of Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009

Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009 (Graciano and Tempranillo)


  • View: Cherry color with garnet edge.
  • Nose: balanced and complex. Aromas of ripe fruit and spices. Fine reduction.
  • Mouth: Structured, tasty, balanced and persistent. ripe tannins.


VINEYARD: Vineyards Sierra Cantabria.

GRAPES: 98% Tempranillo, 2% Graciano.

AGEING: In American oak barrels of 225 liters for 26 months (25% new barrels, barrel 75% with a maximum of three wines use). Decanting are performed every 4 months the first year and every 6 second.

PREPARATION: Traditional elaboration destemmed. Subsequently alcoholic fermentation is initiated for 9 days with native yeast selected from its own vineyards, with temperature control of 28 to 32ºC. Post-fermentation maceration with the skins for 8 days. Two times per day until the end of fermentation. During maceration pumping frequency according advances the process to avoid the extraction of vegetable and bitter characters is decreased.

WINE PAIRING: Goes well with poultry dishes, grilled lamb, cheeses, small game.



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Sierra Cantabria

Sierra Cantabria

The quality of the great wines is not a result of sheer luck. It requires personal effort, knowledge and passion as well of the earth and the complicity of the weather. Nothing is predominant, everything is important in order to create internationally famous wines. This is the result of hard work of a family with a philosophy that have been passed from generation to generation: to give back to the earth everything that it has given to us through the meticulous elaboration of our wines.

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Reviews of Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 2009


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4 /5

Garnet red cherry with intense aromas that are, fragrant and complex Notes of mature red fruits, balsamic, truffle, vanilla and toast On the palate it is vigorous, fresh, and silky with a good presence of mature tannins and a development of complex aromas A serious, intense red that is some way from its peak of maturity Dense, smoky and complex, with plenty of grip and acidity
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Gran Reserva Sierra Cantabria 2009

Reviews of other vintages of Sierra Cantabria Gran Reserva 200920082004


Very good
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Peñín Guide 2011 rating
- Tasting notes: Colour: cherry, garnet rim. Nose: powerfull, varietal, ripe
fruit, sweet spices, fine reductive notes. Palate: fleshy, round,
ripe fruit, spicy, round tannins
- Score: 93
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Sierra Cantabria 2004

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