Wine Arzuaga Navarro Gran Arzuaga 2002
Reviews of purchase Arzuaga Navarro Gran Arzuaga 2002
Wine cherry red color with purple highlights.
Taste Gran Arzuaga 2002 enveloping, silky with fruity notes.
Gran Arzuaga has the aroma of ripe red fruit with hints of mahogany and nuances of cherry and cedar.
Recommended wine served with meat dishes, beef, lamb and mutton, as well as cheeses.
Harvest for this wine goes best vineyards c Arzuaga, which are located on the slopes of Quintanilla and Valladolid. Here, low yields and vintage is slow. 2002 was marked by unusual weather, so the crop is harvested in the first days of October. After harvest, it can withstand a few days in wooden vats at a temperature of + 15 ° C, and then comes the process of fermentation at 30 ° C. On average, the fermentation process takes up to 19 days, after which the Grand Arzuaga kept on the lees in oak barrels for 15 months.
Arzuaga Navarro family in 1987 acquired a vast estate of 140 hectares. Part of the vineyard is located in the vicinity of the estate, and some - in the hunting grounds of La Planta. Here, the owner of Florentino Navarro contains Reserve, home to deer, elk and wild boar. That love for animals was the basis of the company's logo.
The winery is located in the south of the Ribera del Duero and rises 100 meters above the river, so the grapes ripen here earlier and more evenly than other farms in the region. Excellent quality grapes, tireless care of the owner of the company and a passion for winemaking, which brings Florentino in production, wine Arzuaga Navarro made one of the best in the region.