Corona de Aragón Crianza 2013 is a Spanish red wine produced in the Cariñena DO.
The grapes come from over 40-year-old vines.
Fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks.
After that, this wine produced by Grandes Vinos y Viñedos was aged for 8 months in American and French oak barrels.
Intense cherry colour with a garnet rim.
Ripe red fruit, vanilla, toast, spices and some mineral remembrances.
Notes of menthol, red berries, spices and balsam. Good acidity, savoury tannins and a long, mineral finish.
|Our personal opinion||
Corona de Aragón Crianza 2013 pairs very well with BBQs.
Corona de Aragón Crianza 2011:
Aged in 70% American and 30% French oak barrels. Peñín 87.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||No|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Type of ageing||Months in French and American oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||8|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Garnacha Tinta, Cariñena.|
|Pairings||Birds, Bull meat, Cooked foods, Cured cheeses, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Red meat with gravy, Roasted chicken, Roasted lamb, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted red meats, Sheep´s cheese, Stews, Vegetables|
|Taste||Light, easy to drink, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Appetizer, Barbecue, Dinner with friends, Family reunion|
The winery should urgently raise its prices. This wine is surprisingly good. Anyway, it is difficult to get the respect you deserve when you sell your items at this price.