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Contador 2017

Contador

2017
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Origin

Grapes

Producer

Alcohol content i

15.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2017

Other bottle sizes and vintages

£261.05

/ 0.75 L btl

Wine Contador 2017

Producer

Alcohol content i

15.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2017

Food pairing

Red meats / Cured cheeses / Pollo in terracotta

Vineyard

  • Soil:Calcareous-clay
  • Climate:Continental with atlantic influence
  • Yields:Low yields

Production

  • Ageing period:18 months
  • Barrel age:New
  • Type of wood:French oak

Tasting notes

  • ViewPicota cherry red / Intense
  • Bouquet:Spicy notes / Fine / Balsamic notes / Ripe black fruit / Delicate / Sublime
  • Mouth:Elegant / Persistent / Long finish / Creamy / Rich / Refined

Recommendations

  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC
  • Decanting:Decanting is recommended

Wine from Bodega Contador

Bodega Contador

Love of the land, respect for deep-rooted traditions, excellent judgement… and passion, lots of passion. Bodega Contador is the very personal commitment that Benjamín Romeo has made to the lands of La Rioja, a young vine grower with an innovative spirit, very well-versed in French and Spanish oenology, and with considerable experience behind him. Involved in the whole process of making his wines (from pruning to designing the labels, and choosing the oak wood used in makin...

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