Red Wine Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2014
Reserva red wine from La Rioja. Blend of Tempranillo, Graciano, Viura and Malvasía aged for 26 months in oak barrels and for 24 months in the bottle.
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The remarkable Remírez de Ganuza Reserva is an indisputable classic of modern Rioja.
The vines are planted in clay-limestone soils, scattered over several towns around the Sierra Cantabria mountain range.
Produced by Remírez de Ganuza, this Reserva red wine was vinified with extreme attention to detail. Fully destemmed and meticulously sorted, the grapes - selected only from the "shoulders" of the grape bunches - were fermented in 7,000 litre French oak vats.
The malolactic fermentation of Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2014 took place in new French oak barrels. Once completed, the wine was aged for 26 months in the barrels and for a further 24 months in the bottle before its commercial release.
Decant this red wine from La Rioja a minimum of 1 hour before drinking.
The wine Remírez de Ganuza Reserva is medium purple with a reddish rim.
Intense and impressively complex, this blend of Tempranillo and Graciano with Viura and Malvasía suggests some notes of toast, juicy aromas of black fruit - bilberries and mulberries - Eastern spices, Havanna cigars, dim smokey and balsamic nuances, underbrush, flowers and some earthy and mineral notions.
Lively and lush, this wine from bodega Remírez de Ganuza and is full of juicy wild berries, with exquisite cocoa notes, some wild berries, a bouquet of flowers, spices and some mineral undertones. Silky textured, with a superb acidity and some smooth tannins. Very long, delicately toasted finish.
|Our personal opinion||
As always, Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2014 is elegant, age-worthy and deep. A truly great, modern-style Rioja.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2013:
Enterwine 94. Guía Peñín 95. T. Atkin 94. Decanter WWA 2021 - 89 points & Bronze Medal.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2012:
Enterwine 93. Parker 92. Guía Peñín 95. T. Atkin 95.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2011:
Enterwine 92. Parker 92. Peñín 95.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2010:
Enterwine 94. Parker 95. Peñín 94.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2009:
Enterwine 93. Parker 93. Peñín 93.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2008:
Parker 93. Peñín 94. Enterwine 93.
Remírez de Ganuza Reserva 2007:
Parker 90. Peñín 94.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||One hour before serving|
|Type of ageing||Months in French oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||26|
|Percentage of variety||Tempranillo 93%, Graciano 4%, Viura y Malvasía 3%.|
|Pairings||Birds, Bull meat, Cured cheeses, Game animals, Red meat with gravy, Roasted red meats, Rosted piglet, Specialty Spanish prosciutto|
|Taste||Complex and Elegant, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||A special occasion, Because you deserve it, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement|