Country: Spain Region: Rioja
Vintage: 2010 Colour: Red Style: Dry
Red Wine "Cune" Crianza is based on Tempranillo grapes grown in the vineyards of Rioja Alta, with the addition of varieties Garnacha Tinta and Mazuela. Climate, influenced by the Atlantic Ocean, clay and limestone soil, rich in iron and many other trace elements, creating particularly favorable conditions for ripening grape Tempranillo, which is the hallmark of Spain. Assembled by hand harvest subjected to rigorous control and sorting. Then the berries are separated from the ridges. Short maceration and subsequent fermentation carried out in stainless steel at a controlled temperature of 26-28 ° C. For vinification used American oak barrels in which the wine is aged for about 12 months. After bottling, "Kune" Kriantsa for at least 6 months spent in the bottle. This wine can be drunk as young and a few years after manufacture.
"Sune" - the name created in 1879 the winery, which began the history now known companies CVNE. Sune and today is located in Rioja Alta and is one of the model farms Rioja - the world-famous wine region of Spain.
Ageing Potential:5-7 Years
One of the great family-owned Rioja houses, dating back to 1879 and famed for their smooth traditional styles. The Crianza has soft, ripe strawberry and raspberry fruit framed in vanilla and cinnamon. This is the kind of silky smooth wine that madeRi oja famous.
Food Matches:Casseroles / Lamb / Smoked Fish / Soft Cheese