Street Wines Alterna 2016

The vineyards are located in the Valley Najerilla, in the area of Rioja Alta, with altitudes ranging from 500 meters, where the vineyards are grown on alluvial soils boulder with a Mediterranean climate, to the 750 meters where the vineyards were planted in clay-ferrous soils with more Atlantic influence brings cold winters, hot summers and long and mild autumns.

The regional typicality causes the temperature undergoes great fluctuations between day and night causing a slow ripening of the grapes, which is very suitable for the development of polyphenols and aromas, giving to wines a great personality and elegance.

The grape is harvested when it has reached the optimum point of phenolic maturity. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with a controlled temperature between 25°C and 28°C. Automatic control of pumping for extracting aromatics and color.

🌍 Rioja Alta, Spain

🍇 Tempranillo

👀 Ruby red, bright, middle-high intensity.

👃Good aromatic potential, ripe red fruits with elegant notes of licorice, very intense and outstanding.

👄 On the palate, it is concentrated, with a good fruit load and structured. It has a large volume, inundating the whole mouth, with a very nice final feeling. Round and very tasty wine with a good balance between alcohol content, acidity, and structure. Long and very persistent aftertaste, with hints of candied black fruits.

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