Red Wine Gómez Cruzado Crianza 2019
Crianza red wine from La Rioja. Blend of Tempranillo and Grenache aged for 12 months in American and French oak barrels.
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A well-made traditional Spanish red wine from DOCa Rioja, Gómez Cruzado Crianza is produced by the Gómez Cruzado winery.
A blend of 75% Tempranillo and 25% Grenache, it is made from vineyards sitauted in Sierra Cantabria and the Alto and Bajo Najerilla regions.
Hand-picked and selected, the grapes were destemmed and macerated for 3 days. Then this red wine from La Rioja was fermented in truncated cone-shaped stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature, with periodic pump-overs and rack-and-returns.
After that, the red wine Gómez Cruzado Crianza 2019 was transferred into American and French oak barrels, where it was aged for 12 months.
The result is a well-rounded, elegant Crianza red wine.
150,000 bottles produced.
The red wine Gómez Cruzado Crianza is deep ruby with some violet glints.
This blend of Tempranillo and Grenache shows a classic Rioja profile, with aromas of blueberries and ripe cherries, wrapped in subtle notes of clove, cinnamon and vanilla, with some balsamic and lactic overtones.
Savoury and smooth, this wine of Gómez Cruzado has a balanced acidity and a some ripe tannins, with nicely intergrated wood, generous fruit and a long finish with remembrances of spices, liquorice and herbs.
|Our personal opinion||
The lovers of traditional Rioja should definitely try Gómez Cruzado Crianza 2019.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Type of ageing||Months in French and American oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||12|
|Other guides||T. Atkin 91.|
|Percentage of variety||Tempranillo 80%, Garnacha Tinta 20%.|
|Pairings||Cold meats, Cooked foods, Grilled lamb, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Grilled white meats, Mushrooms, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Rice with meat, Risotto, Roasted foods, Roasted red meats, semi-curred cheese, Sheep´s cheese, Stews, Vegetables, White meat with gravy|
|Taste||Fruity and Fresh, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Appetizer, Barbecue, Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues|