Red wine Bodegas Bilbaínas – Viña Pomal Gran Reserva 2010
Viña Pomal Gran Reserva is a red wine serious and of great quality which combines the best of The Rioja. Represents the gran reserva classic Rioja, faithful to its origins from over a century ago.
Only produced in vintages of exceptional, and with a choliness to limited bottles.
Viña Pomal Gran Reserva is characterized by a vinification traditional.
The grape is hand-selected in our vineyards arrives at the warehouse and is destemmed and pressed to make a maceration moderately long in a tank. After the fermentations alcoholic and malolactic, the wines are trasegados to be raised in bordeaux barrels of 225 liters are traditionally made of american oak. After passing around 1 year of barrel aging, the wine is racked back to tank. It is the moment in which is decided the blend the Grand Reserve, and Graciano, variety minority of Rioja, it enters with a 10% of the mixture of the base of Tempranillo, providing your structure, color and acidity characteristic. The wine back into barrels, clarified with egg whites that help your clarity and sharpness, and passes 1 year more in casks to complete the aging process in wood 225 liters. After its passage through the barrel, the wine is assembled during 6 months in vats of oak where natural finishes cleaning and assembling all of its components. Three years of ageing in bottle complete the craft work of aging of these unique wines in Rioja.
Our farms are located in the vicinity of the winery, in the municipality of Haro. Our 250 ha make that we have greater ownership of the area, being our Reserva and Gran Reserva reflection of the soils of the D. O. Ca. Rioja. The mean age exceeds the 25 years old, looking for in the vineyard, the maximum balance and the reflection of our terroir jarrero. The Tempranillo we add the Graciano, that only matures in vintage excellent. Are those vintages which we make our Gran reserva tinto, who goes to the market every year.
Tasting notes: BODEGAS BILBAÍNAS – VIÑA POMAL GRAN RESERVA 2010
- View: Garnet Color and shades of cherry, shiny, with a mild glare color tile on the rim of the cup.
- Nose: Complex and elegant with notes of liquorice and red fruits typical of the Tempranillo, along with spicy hints that adds a subtle variety Graciano. Aromas of roasted coffee and balsamic (vanilla, pepper, tobacco) own of the barrel.
- Mouth: It is a reflection of our environment, with a soft entry and a sense of elegance and balance, that ends in a long persistent.
With more than a hundred years old, Bodegas Bilbaínas has been faithful to the philosophy that a day dream of its founder Santiago Ugarte in 1901.
Registered as signature bottling oldest in La Rioja, is proud to be the winery with the largest area of underground cellars underground of the territory (3.400 m2) and with the greater surface area of vineyard in the municipality of Haro arranged around. All in all they are 250 Has a quality uniquely nurturing home-grown grapes to the winery, this ensures a fast processing without loss of quality.
Set in the heart of the neighborhood of the station Haro, its strategic location allowed it from the start to take advantage of the train as means of transport for getting their wines to any corner of the planet. Have had many vintages since then, and during this time, with its flagship brand, Viña Pomal (1904), the winery has maintained her personal style so much success and recognition has been given internationally to this denomination.
Today, Bilbaínas has some of the wines and champagnes more prestigious and emblematic Rioja among which are his classics Viña Pomal, Viña Zaco, Ederra, Royal Carlton and The Vicalanda, as well as their Unique Wines of Maturana, Tempranillo white, Graciano, Grenache.
Bodegas Bilbaínas has 250 hectares of vineyards of his ownership. These cater to the 70% the production of the winery, while 30% remaining comes from growers in the area. Produces a few 2,4 millions of bottles a year, and belongs to the group Codorniu.
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