Wine Bodegas Franco-Espanolas, "Bordon" Reserva, Rioja DOCa, 2013
Reviews of purchase Bodegas Franco-Espanolas, "Bordon" Reserva, Rioja DOCa, 2013
The wine is straw-yellow color with light greenish highlights.
Wine intriguing fresh, clean flavor with a silky texture, color and caramel notes, with lively acidity and elegant aftertaste.
The wine shows an expressive fragrance, woven from notes of grapefruit, peach, pineapple, lemon, jasmine flowers and herbs.
With this wine go well with seafood, simple fish dishes, pasta and rice salads.
"Lealtanza" Blanco - white dry wine created from grapes Sauvignon Blanc with a small addition of Viura variety. After harvesting, the grapes are pressed gently and destebliruetsya. Wort advocates and filtered. The wine is fermented slowly at a temperature of 15 ° C to preserve the freshness and lively fruitiness.
The name "Lealtanza" translated from drevneispanskogo as "devotion". "Dedication" is that the old methods of vinification used in winemaking.
Bodegas Franco-Espanolas yalyaetsya one of the largest plants of Rioja. Winery was founded in 1890 when the French miraculously managed to save vineyards from phylloxera. The winemaker from Bordeaux, Frederick Anglade Saurat, saw the potential of the local vineyards and founded Bodegas Franco-Espanolas (merger of France and Spain). Over the 125-year history of the company was visited by such prominent figures as Ernest Hemingway and King Alfonso XIII.
Since 2009, on the farm opens a new direction - wine tourism. The traditional tour and tasting offer tourists a chocolate, cheese and other delicacies. Thanks to this innovation, in 2013 the company received the award "Best of de Turismo Enológico".