Finca La Emperatriz Crianza Rioja DOCa

Finca La Emperatriz is a winery with an extensive vineyard estate in Rioja Alta.
The name derives from those who owned the land in the XIX century, Eugenia de Montijo, who was married to the Emperor Napoleon III. A cellar full of history and tradition that continues to produce excellent wines. Finca La Emperatriz Crianza is a red wine from La Rioja produced by Bodegas La Emperatriz.

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VARIETALS
95% Tempranillo, 3% Garnacha, 2% Viura

VINTAGE
2015

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 13.5%
Total acidity 5.4 g/l
PH 3.66

APPEARANCE
Clear ruby colour with bright garnet rim.

NOSE
Ripe red and black fruit with spicy aromas, as white pepper, and fresh balsamic notes.

PALATE
Medium-bodied as befits the crianza style but with an extra firmness on this vintage. A solid red with a slightly chalky finish that puts the accent on this special terroir.

AGEING
14 months in 225 liters barrels of American (80%) and French (20%) oak.

PAIRING
Cold meat, roasts, white meat with sauce, roasted lamb, sheep cheese.

READINESS FOR DRINKING
Drink or hold.

RATINGS

91pts
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91pts

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