Amancio 2016 is one of the great wines of Rioja.
Bodegas Viñedos Sierra Cantabria was born as a result of the continuous desire to excel the Eguren family, in its search for excellence in the world of wine, new aromas, new classics in the D.O. Rioja
Winemaking and Aging
Amancio 2016 is a red wine made from grapes of the Tempranillo variety. It begins its elaboration through a vintage in which the destemming is done manually and rigorous selection grain by grain. Pre-fermentative cold maceration for 7 days. Fermented in French oak barrels of 5 hectoliters. Stepped twice a day during the 8 days of fermentation. Maceration with skins for 16 days. Malolactic in new French oak barrels.
Aged for 24 months in Bordeaux French oak barrels ("double cask"). Racking every 4 months.
Amancio 2016 Tasting Notes
- View: Amancio 2016 has a ruby red color of great intensity at the edges, tending towards a deep red-cherry in the center of the cup.
- Nose: Great complexity and elegance, with notes of scrubland, balsamic, aromatic herbs and great fruitiness (red fruits, cassis), a suggestive set.
- Palate: It is very concentrated and tasty, very lively, with marked noble tannins and an elegant fleshy fruitiness that fills the mouth. Powerful, long, persistent, very strong personality and great guarding potential. In the aftertaste fruity notes perfectly assembled with memories of coffee, toast and high quality woods.
Amancio 2016 is ideal to accompany feather hunting, red meats with sauce, roasts, hair hunting.
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Embotellado por Sierra Cantabria SA Logroño REN 292-LR