Wine "Cune" Reserva, Rioja DOC, 2011
Reviews of purchase "Cune" Reserva, Rioja DOC, 2011
Wine pure cherry color.
The wine shows a discreet, well-balanced taste with a fruity flavor, pleasant tannins and a long finish.
Wine seduces an elegant aroma with notes of ripe red fruit and spice nuances.
This wine is best served with red meat, it is particularly well with grilled meats or grilled.
Red Wine "Cune" Reserva is based on Tempranillo grapes grown in the vineyards of Rioja Alta, with the addition of varieties Mazuela, Garnacha and Graciano. Climate, influenced by the Atlantic Ocean, clay and limestone soil, rich in iron and many other trace elements, creating particularly favorable conditions for ripening grape Tempranillo, which is the hallmark of Spain. Harvested by hand with certain sites and subjected to rigorous control and sorting. Fermentation is carried out for 10 days at a temperature of 20-30 ° C. After completion of malolactic fermentation, the wine is placed in the 2 years in barrels made of French and American oak. Every 6 months, the wine is mixed. Due to prolonged contact with the tree drink becomes soft, rounded taste with characteristic nuances of the two types of wood. After bottling, the wine is still at least a year spent in the cellars at a certain humidity and temperature. "Kühne" Reserva can be drunk young but seasoned for several years in the bottle, it becomes even more attractive.
"Sune" - the name created in 1879 the winery, which began the history now known companies CVNE. Sune and today is located in Rioja Alta and is one of the model farms Rioja - the world-famous wine region of Spain.
Northern Spain Wine Company (CVNE), founded in 1879 by brothers Raimundo and Real de Azua Eusebio, considered the oldest winery in Spain. Eusebio poor health, the doctor recommended that the dry climate, the cause for which the brothers decided to settle in the province. By choosing to stay Aro city, located in the Rioja Alta, they quickly appreciated the high potential of the region's wine and decided to engage in this kind of business.
The first wine "Cune", represented by CVNE, bore the name of the winery. It came at a time when French vineyards were revived after the phylloxera epidemic, and lack of market famous French wines reimbursed Spanish winemakers.
Another milestone for the company was the wine "Monopole", proposed by the consumer in 1915. This wine, which immediately became a classic white Rioja, is by far the oldest brand of Spanish white wine.
Not received less recognition and wine "Imperial". Introduced in 1920, it was made of autochthonous Spanish grapes grown in their own vineyards, farms, and also become a classic Rioja.
Today CVNE - a family owned company, managed by the fifth generation of the dynasty. She is in the top five of the best wineries in Rioja, owns 600 hectares of vineyards and about 50% of the berries buys from other farms. Keeping true to the tradition, the leaders CVNE always welcomed innovative approach to work in the vineyards and wineries, while focusing particular attention on the quality of products. For the Spanish CVNE is one of the most famous brands of Rioja, which is associated with premium quality wines.