WINERY: El Vínculo
BRAND: El Vínculo Crianza
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 15,5%
VARIETY: 100% Tempranillo
LOOK: Intense picota cherry red colour, clean and shiny.
SMELL: Predominance of mature fruits, with a light touch of oak and spicy and roasted notes.
TASTE: It is complex and intense. Well endowed with acidity, which brings freshness under the tongue. This red retains a structure defined by the tannins. A persistent and tasty wine, intense in the mouth, which lasts several seconds after passing through the palate.
SERVING TEMPERATURE: From 12º to 14º
CONSUMPTION: Suitable for your current tasting, which will also evolve in the bottle. It is recommended to decant 30 minutes before the service to oxygenate. With the aim of obtaining a more natural wine, this Crianza has not undergone any filtration process, so it may contain sediments that do not affect the quality of the wine.
PAIRINGS:Perfect to enjoy accompanied by grilled red meats, small game of feather and hair, such as the partridge or the hare.
VINEYARD AND PRODUCTION
DESCRIPTION:Vineyards located between 750 and 650 meters of altitude, in seedy land in descent from North to South, with South orientation.
SURFACE AREA: 80 hectares.
AGE: Average of 25 years.
SOIL: A composition of sandy and clayey soil.
CLIMATE: The year 2014 began with a warm winter. January and February were months with higher temperatures than usual, which led to a rather hot spring. From June to mid-August, the temperature was much higher than expected on those dates. The first harvests were made in the first fortnight of the month of August.
VINIFICATION: De-stemming and fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
AGEING: Aged 24 months in American oak barrels and 12 months in the bottle.