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VALCAVADA - TEMPRANILLO 2018 750 ML

Tempranillo from Rioja, or simply labeled, “Rioja,” produces elegant wines with complex notes of red and black fruit, crushed rock, leather, toast and tobacco, whose best examples are fully capable of decades of improvement in the cellar.

CELLAR

1808

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COUNTRY

SPAIN


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WINEMAKER'S NOTES

Once the wine has been bottled, confirms the expectations of a powerful fruity character in the nose but also in the mouth. It has an intense cherry red colour, very compact. Red fruit (cherry, blackberry & blueberry) intense aromas. In the mouth it is dense, fleshy, very fresh and with high quality tannins. Lingering end, with fruit memories.
  • COMPOSICION VARIETAL 100% Tempranillo.
  • ACIDEZ 4.60 g/l
  • ORIGEN Rioja-Spain.
  • AGING 6 months using semi new American oak 225 litres oak.
  • SERVING TEMPERATURE 16–18 ºC
  • COLOR It has an intense cherry red colour, very compact.
  • CLIMATE Weather was warm and dry until the end of the cycle which means a longer harvest, with a higher average weight of the berries.
  • PALATE In the mouth it is dense, fleshy, very fresh and with high quality tannins.
  • AROMA Red fruit (cherry, blackberry & blueberry) intense aromas.

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ABOUT THE WINERY: 1808

In 2002, the last generational change takes place in 2002, developing a new wine project based on a human team that wishes to adapt to the new times without losing its ancestral hallmarks. Thus, preserving the tradition, 1808 incorporates the new facilities with the latest technological advances.

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