NOTE: The wine is bottled without filtration or clarification which means that over time tiny particles of naturally-occurring sediment may occur.
Aged in contact with its lees for 14 months in new French oak barrels.
What does this wine taste like?
|Purplish red / Opaque / Garnet rim|
|Higly aromatic / Fruit aromas / Ripe black fruit / Blackberries / Red fruit / Raspberry / Undergrowth notes / Wet grass / Coffee / Mineral notes|
|Fresh / Fruit-forward / Balsamic notes / Smooth tannins / Long finish / Powerful / Complex / Persistent|
Drinking and storing
Meet stews, Vegetables, Meat casseroles, Barbecues, Meats cooked on hot stone
Ratings and awards
My favourite Rioja
This wine is absolutely delicious, my favourite of Vivanco's collection. The Mazuelo grape is usually only a tiny fraction of riojan blends, and this wine celebrates it. I could happily drink this wine every day, with or without food. Highly recommend.
Established in 1990 under the leadership of Pedro Vivanco, Bodega Dinastía Vivanco is located in the town of Briones, in La Rioja Alta. Nowadays, his sons, Santiago and Rafael, are in charge of running this venture. Santiago Vivanco is a law graduate and holds a master’s degree in business management and administration; his incorporation into the family business has involved the challenge of modernising the organisation, directing it towards quality excellence. Whereas Rafael...