Viña Bosconia Reserva 200875cl
Viña Bosconia Reserva 2008
|Type Of Wine:||red wine|
|Vintage:||2008 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)|
|Winery:||Viña Tondonia - Bodegas R. López de Heredia|
|Grapes:||Garnacha, Graciano, Tempranillo|
|Tim Atkin Score:||96|
|James Suckling Score:||94|
Description of Viña Bosconia Reserva 2008
Viña Bosconia Reserva 2008 (Garnacha, Graciano and Tempranillo)
- View: intense ruby, light tile flashes on the edge.
- Nose: persistent nose, lots of fruit, mainly dominated by the Tempranillo.
- Mouth: development round mouth, full-bodied, soft, fine and persistent.
VINEYARD: Name: Finca El bosque. Vineyards located at 410 meters high and franked to the north by the Sierra de Cantabria. They are planted on hillside facing south. The farm has 15 hectares. Chalky soil and gravelly clay.
GRAPES: 80% Tempranillo, 15% Grenache, 5% Graciano.
AGEING: aged in barrels for 5 years with 2 rackings per year.
PREPARATION: Harvest 6 to October 30 and a sanitary condition of the grapes.
WINE PAIRING: roasted meats and highly flavored. Also with game dishes.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16 ° C
How to serve
Viña Tondonia is choice, and love. 2 words that became the Bible of wines, maximum R. López de Heredia Viña Tondonia has been and is preaching for over a century. More than one hundred years in which, through four generations and despite continuous and tempting offers from multinational companies to absorb all these types of businesses, R. López de Heredia Viña Tondonia winery remains a family home in which the four generations that have gone, have pursued the highest philosophy and social work and implemented by its founder more than 132 years.More about the Winery
Reviews of Viña Bosconia Reserva 2008
Viña Tondonia Bodegas R. López de Heredia Vina Bosconia Reserva Lopez de Heredia Tinto 2005
- Its nose is persistent, full bodied and showing a lot of mature fruit, being dominated by the Tempranillo grape.
- Its taste is round, smooth, fresh, full of body and persistent.
- Tempranillo (80%), Garnacho (15%), Mazuelo and Graciano, the remainder.
- Limited stock.
Lopez de Herediaviña Bosconia Reserva 2004
Its intense colour attracted me. Toasted and smoky aromas. Licorice flavour.
I propose to pair this Rioja with sausages from the same region.