Finca La Emperatriz Crianza 2010 (5000ml)
Clear ruby colour, slightly opaque.
Delicate nose of cherry and strawberry together with the spiciness of oak ageing.
On the palate it is elegant and velvety,with red fruits coming to the fore together with hints of violets and brioche. The long finish brings the spicy notes to the fore again.
Aged in 225 litre barrels of American (80%) and French oak. (20%). 14 months in barrel and 12 in bottle.
Cold meat, roasts, white meat with sauce, roasted lamb, sheep cheese..
READINESS FOR DRINKING
89pts Robert Parker – Wine Advocate
95% Tempranillo, 3% Garnacha, 2% Viura
Rioja Alta, Rioja, Spain
Total acidity 5.4 g/l
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