Category Archives: Award Winner

Gloria De Antonio Alcaraz, SIGNATURE Rioja D.O.

Variety: 100% Tempranillo. Production: Destemming and cold maceration for 4 days. Alcoholic fermentation and subsequent maceration for 15 days with temperature control limited to 28ºC. The malolactic fermentation is carried out in new French oak barrels. Ageing: 18 months in the same French oak barrels in which the malolactic fermentation process has taken place. Refinement in bottle: Minimum 12 months. Appearance: A very intensely coloured wine. Picota cherry red with violet edges. Bouquet: Elegant and very complex. The first impression is reminiscent of wild fruits…

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El Abuelo Pedro, SIGNATURE Rioja D.O. La Bodegas Antonio Alcaraz

Variety: Tempranillo 100% old vinyards. Production: Destemmed, macerated in cold for 4 days. Alcoholic fermentation and subsequent maceration for 15 days with thermal control limited to 28ºC. The malolactic fermentation was carried out in new French oak barrels. Ageing: 12 months in new French oak barrels. Appearance: Cherry red color with edges or violet edge. Nose: Deep, with fresh and fruity aroma.. Palate: Powerful and balanced with an elegant and persistent end Alcohol content: 14,5º Recommendation: Consume at a temperature of 18ºC.

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Launa Selección Familiar, CRIANZA 2014

Variety: 100% Tempranillo. Average age of vineyard: 54 years. Elaboration: Destemming. Aging: 15 months in new French and American oak barrel. Refinement in bottle: Minimum 6 months Alcohol content: 14ºC. Recommendation: Consume at a temperature of 17ºC.   Awards Guía peñin 2017: 93 Points Guía Intervinos 2017: 92 Points Vinous 2017 (United States): 90 Points

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Men To Men, Rioja D.O. La Bodegas Antonio Alcaraz

Variety: 90% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano and Mazuelo. Production: Destemmed, macerated in cold temperatures for 4 days, controlled fermentation after maceration for 8 days with controlled temperature of 28º C. Ageing: 26 months in new French oak barrels. Refinement in bottle: Minimum 18 months. Appearance: Violet-red colour with cherry edge. Abundant free-run juice when moving the glass, making clear its alcoholic strength. Bouquet: Profound and aromatically complex, with red fruit confit standing out, to give way to aromas that recall vanilla and coffee, smoked and balsamic.…

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