Ruby red colour
On the nose, it shows red fruit with hints of vanilla.
Vibrant, fresh and fruity. Well-structured and balanced.
The must is fermented at a maximum temperature of 28°C. After fermentation, the wine is transferred into oak casks to slowly mature for 6 months.
Back in the day, Felipe Lagunilla was the man who worked hardest to rescue Rioja’s vineyards from the Phylloxera crisis. Made Comendador by the King, he is renowned for leading the Spanish charge to replant vines grafted with American rootstock which were already resistant to Phylloxera.
Founded in 1885, and one of the most traditional bodegas in Rioja Alta, it is the home to some of the best Reservas and Crianza this wine region has ever produced.
- Gold Medal. Mundus Vini Summer 2017
- Silver Medal. Mundus Vini Vintner 2017
13.5% alc vol
|Units of alcohol per bottle||10.1 units|
|Cellaring Potential||For every day enjoyment - serve at 17°C.|
|Food Matches||Great with pasta, tomato dishes and cured cheese.|