Navaldar Roter Selección

Navaldar Selected Vintage Red

PRODUCT. NAVALDAR VENDIMIA SELECCIONADA
WINERY. Bodegas d. Mateos SL
PRODUCTION REGION. Denominación de Origen Calificada Rioja (DOCa Rioja)
LOCATION. Aldeanueva de Ebro (La Rioja). Spain
VARIETIES. 100% Tempranillo
VINEYARDS AVERAGE AGE. 35 years old
VINEYARDS AVERAGE HARVESTING PRODUCTION. 6.500 kg/Ha
ALCOHOL. 13,5% alc/vol

WINEMAKING
1. Grapes de-stemming
2. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature (26ºC) for 35 days. Punching down and overpumping twice a day for an hour
3. Post-fermentative maceration with skins for 5 days
4. Malolactic fermantion in stainless steel tanks for 35 days
5. Racking
6. Ageing in 225L. french oak barrels (100%) for 6 months
7. Natural clarification inside the barrels and barrel racking quarterly
8. Stabilization, filtering and bottling
9. Labelling and dispatch

COLOUR. Clean bright cherry red colour. Medium-high cloak
AROMA. Aromas of red cherries and wild strawberries over a background of liquorice. Subtle hints of vanilla, cedar, blond tobacco and lightly roasted coffee. Complex wine with light mineral notes at the end
TASTE. Soft and gentle entrance in mouth with a velvety taste on the palate. Good acidity that rounds in a balsamic and sweet end. Wide and long wine

DRINKING TEMPERATURE. 16ºC
FOOD PAIRING. White meats and lamb, legume stews, garlic soups, creamy cheeses and cold meats. Ideal with Rioja-style potatoes stews

Navaldar Selected Vintage Red