Emina - Spain - Castilla y Leon

Crianza - Ribera del Duero - 2012

Price : 27.65$
Grape Variety : Tempranillo  
Caract. : Dry red wine  
SAQ Code : 12488470  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 14.5% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 

Tasting :

Deep cherry colour with purple glints, clean and bright
On the nose it is very complex, excellent harmony in its aromas: ripe fruit, toasts, coffee. On the palate, it is powerful, round and well structured. Sweet polished tannins perfectly balanced with clean wood. Smooth and lingering finish.

Wine Pairing :

Serve with grilled or roasted red meat, lamb, game and strong cheese.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : Tempranillo
  • Age of vines : 30 years
  • Yield of vines : 3.5 kg/vine
  • Irrigation : none
  • Harvest : manual
  • Fermentation : stainless steel during 10-14 days
  • Maturation : 60% american 40% french oak barrique during 12 months. Without the lees. Malolactic fermentation. 12 months in bottle.
  • Type of yeast : natural
  • Fining : filtered
  • Cellar : 5-7 years
  • Decanting : 1h

See the Press Review


Vintage 2012:

  • Berliner Wein Trophy : ¸Silver medal

Vintage 2010:

  • Wine Spectator : 91 pts. « Smart buy »

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