Wine Garcia Carrion, "Antano" Tempranillo, Rioja DOC
Reviews of purchase Garcia Carrion, "Antano" Tempranillo, Rioja DOC
The wine is bright ruby color with a purple core.
The taste of wine is full bodied, bright and fresh, with a rich velvety texture, notes of ripe red berries, clean acidity and minimal tannins, long finish.
The aroma of wine offers shades of mint, tobacco and ripe black fruit.
The wine goes well with beef, chicken and grilled meat.
"Antano" Tempranillo - bright, lively, cheerful wine created from grapes Tempranillo from Rioja Alavesa and Rioja Baja. Tempranillo - native grape of Rioja, which is very suitable subklimat region, which is under the influence of the Atlantic Ocean as cool and warm Mediterranean Sea. The soil is mainly calcareous Rioja. Vines in this type of soil naturally develops an extensive root system. "Antagnod" Tempranillo sustained 8 months in American oak barrels.
Company Karron Garcia (Garcia Carrion) was founded several centuries ago in the town of Jumilla. Owned vineyards and engaged in the production of wine Karron family, and here, right at the winery to sell it. By the end of the XIX century the production was expanded and built a new winery is much larger. The company's goals were aimed at increasing exports its wines to France. In those years, the vineyards of France were hit by phylloxera, thanks to the export of wines from Jumilla became possible in France and began to develop rapidly. And since then it is considered to be in 1890 - the year of foundation of the company Garcia Carrion.
The Garcia Carrion winery was founded in 1890. Then the great-grandfather of the current owner of the company - Jose García Carrion conceived to grow his first vineyard. He planned to produce wine for export to France. His wine quickly became popular, the number of vineyards increased every year. The Garcia Carrion winery is becoming one of the most famous Spanish wine producers and the fifth most popular wine brand in the world. In the 70s of the last century, the company aims to produce mass, but consistently high-quality products. Today Garcia Carrion is a huge concern that produces juices and wine. Its products are exported to more than 130 countries.