Dark cherry in colour with purple hue. Explosive, rich in nuances, with a very complete aromatic bouquet where black fruits stand out with small hints of roasted and smoked notes. A very serious palate with very fine and complex aromas that evolve. Enveloping and structured with great unctuousness marked by its sweet tannin. Silky sensations and long on the finish..
Bodegas Arzuaga Reserva
for the equivalent of £39.75 a bottle
CASE OF 6 BOTTLES
Grower: Bodegas Arzuaga
Grape Variety: Tempranillo / Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot
Style: Fine and Complex
Appellation: Ribera del Duero
Alcohol: 14% ABV
Bottle Size: 75cl
4 in stock
The Arzuaga winery is in Valladolid, in the heart of the Ribera del Duero Designation of Origin. The wines come from La Planta, an estate belonging to the Arzuaga family in Quintanilla de Onésimo, in the province of Valladolid. This is an excellent location for vine-growing. There can be no doubt that Arzuaga wines are made based on three premises: the soil, the climate and the orientation of the vineyards. The local flora and fauna coexist perfectly with the vines in La Planta. The flora includes pines, holm oaks and savin juniper, and, among the animals are wild boars and red deer. This coexistence clearly shows the love the Arzuaga family feels for the natural world. The estate covers 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres) in a wonderful location in the heart of the Ribera del Duero Designation of Origin area: its Golden Mile. It was at the beginning of the 1990s when, after buying La Planta estate, Florentino Arzuaga began planting vines, building the winery and, of course, making wine...