SAM Crianza, D.O.C. Rioja
12,80 € IVA inc.
132 in stock
Winemaker: Alberto Villarraso.
Vineyards: in Rioja Alavesa, with calcareous clay soils and an Atlantic climate with a Mediterranean influence .
Vintage 2018: very Atlantic, with abundant rains during the spring and the first part of the summer. The hot and dry weather from mid-August provided us with excellent conditions to obtain very good quality grapes.
A fullness of notes of ripe cherries and tobacco bubble to the top, followed by aromas of black plum and chocolate cake.
Full-bodied and spicy, with soft and round tannins, with good acidity to appreciate the ripe notes of its long finish.
Manual selection of grapes in the vineyard.
Alcoholic fermentation at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks of the destemmed grapes without crushing.
Malolactic fermentation partially in barrel.
12 months of aging in French and American oak barrels .