|Type Of Wine:||red wine|
|Vintage:||2002 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Rioja (La Rioja, Spain)|
|Winery:||Viña Tondonia - Bodegas R. López de Heredia|
|Volume:||37.5cl Other volumes|
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|Grapes:||Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo, Malvasía, Tempranillo, Viura|
Elaboration of Viña Tondonia Reserva 375ml 2002
Viña Tondonia Reserva 375ml 2002 (Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo, Malvasía, Tempranillo and Viura)
- View: Bright ruby with slightly towards amber.
- Nose: Very fine, fresh, light toast and vanilla aromas nose. Very persistent.
- Mouth: Very dry, soft, round and developed.
BREEDS: Tempranillo (75%), Garnacha (15%), Graciano and Mazuelo (10%), from our own vineyards.
PRODUCTION DETAILS: Year rated as excellent by the Rioja Regulatory Council. The amount harvested in about 154 hectares of vineyards in operation in 2001, corresponding to the four farms our property was 892,065 kg of grapes. The quality was outstanding as the summer was very dry and therefore not prone to the development of parasitic pests and fungal diseases. The fruit arrived at the winery in perfect health.
AGEING: 6 years, racking subjected to 2 per year. Fined with fresh egg whites
TEMPERATURE: 18 º -20 º C
ALCOHOL: 12.5% Vol
PAIRING: All kinds of cheese, sausages, meats and vegetables, not seasoned with vinegar. Especially it goes very well with white meats and small game such as quail, woodcock or partridge. With stewed meats. Also with no spicy fish with foie, or scrambled. It is a fine, versatile, easy to drink wine, not tired, so it can also be served with desserts, especially if it contains chocolate.
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 Tondonia Reserva 375ml 2002
Do not forget decanting.
Viña Tondonia 375ml 2006
Intense ruby colour. You can notice that the Viña Tondonia Reserva 375ml smells of red fruits. The flavours of Viña Tondonia Reserva 375ml were quite well compensated.
You have to aerate it before.