2018 Tempranillo

$19.00

Overview

Major grape of the Rioja region of Spain, this medium bodied dry red wine showcases lots of earthiness under the fruit. Sexy.

Suggested Aromas: Dark berry, earthy notes & caramel attributes. Big red fruit palate, lively acidity & firm tannins.

 

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Winemaker Specs

Blend: 75% Tempranillo, 6% Abbott Cabernet Franc, 6% Abbott Merlot, 6% Nebbiolo, 6% Malbec

Fermentation: Cool, eight-day fermentation

Time aging in oak: 18 months, French Oak

Finish Alcohol: 13.5 %

Acid/pH: 3.5 pH

Production: 200 cases

Age-ability: Should age well through 2023

Best time to drink:  Now through 2021

Vineyard: NMV

Elevation: 4,200 ft

Exposure: Flat, lots of exposure

Soil: Sandy loam

 

Recipes & Pairings

FOOD PAIRING: Try it with pork tenderloin in a fruit (fig) reduction sauce or with chocolate.

Recipe

Awards & Recognition

SILVER MEDAL AWARDED from San Francisco Chronicle International Wine Competition.

2018 Tempranillo