Wine "Cune" Blanco, Rioja DO, 2018
Reviews of purchase "Cune" Blanco, Rioja DO, 2018
Wine delicate straw-yellow color.
A well-balanced wine with a silky texture is a harmonious blend of refreshing acidity and juicy fruit tones decorated with notes of oak. For Cune Blanco is characterized by a long fresh finish infused with fruity intonations.
Intense bouquet of flavors presented blooming jasmine and lily with the addition of soft fruity shades and nuances of toasted oak.
The wine is ideal to accompany all types of fish dishes. It also served to light appetizers, shrimp and other seafood, poultry, white meat and paella.
For the manufacture of refreshing aromatic wine Cune Blanco Viura grapes used (Macabeo), collected from three different vineyards growing on alluvial and stony soils. Grapes are harvested by hand from vines aged 30-40 years, subjected to careful selection. Cold maceration of the skin and the subsequent fermentation carried out in stainless steel tanks. The final stage of fermentation takes place in new barrels of 350-500 liters capacity, made of French oak wood. During the lees aging wine periodically stirred and held weekly tasting beverage to determine the degree of maturation and selection of the optimal moment for lighting and bottling.
Sune - 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.