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Contino Reserva 2016

Contino Reserva

2016
Rioja (Spain)

The Reserva of this winery's classic line. Matured for 24 months in French and American oak barrels...

Other bottle sizes and vintages

9 for immediate dispatch. More, available on 09/06/2020
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£ 22.23

£ 20.01

/ btl 0.75 L

Details for Contino Reserva 2016

Type

Wine Red Reserva

Wine region

Rioja (Spain)

Grapes

Producer

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2016

Review

The Reserva of this winery's classic line.

Matured for 24 months in French and American oak barrels and subsequently for a further 24 months in bottle.

Red meats / Roasts / Grills / Cured cheeses / Meat casseroles / Marinated meats / Vegetable casseroles

  • ViewBright / Clean / Ruby red / Quite opaque
  • Bouquet:Red fruit / Spicy notes / Complex / Strawberries / Expressive / Raspberry / Fruit aromas / Incense
  • Mouth:Powerful / Spicy notes / Toasty notes / Flavoursome / Rounded / Oily / Balsamic notes
  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC

Customer reviews

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by: Miguelespi (12/12/2019) - Vintage 2015

Buen vino

Excepcional vino, recomiendo muy buen vino para tomar con carnes rojas, fiambre. Color rojizo muy intenso, totalmente recomendable . Comprar

by: Fabvino (17/05/2019) - Vintage 2015

Exceptionnel!! Un vrai de vrai.

J'ai rarement vu des vins aussi bien fait dans cette gamme de prix en Espagne....20 euros..... A GOUTER VITE !!

by: VascoH (05/11/2018) - Vintage 2014

special treat!

We visited Contino's winery two years ago and fell in love with it. Their wines truly stand apart. They don't make a Reserva every year, preferring to wait until the grapes are just right. The 2014 is wonderfully full yet balanced. We enjoyed it just in its own as a special treat.

by: Fred (08/08/2017) - Vintage 2011

Excellent

La confirmation d'un grand vin que nous avions découvert il y a des années. Une entrée délicate et ample, une bonne tenue en bouche. Le final ne laisse pas l'impression d'un vin affichant 14 degrés. Très agréable, les St Emilion n'ont qu' à bien se tenir !

by: Lorraine M (13/12/2016) - Vintage 2010

The best Rioja at this price range

I veisited Rioja in Septmeber 2016 and we were lucky enough to taste our way around the region for a week. The 2010 Contino stood out as the best find...highly recommend!

Viñedos del Contino

Viñedos del Contino

Viñedos del Contino, along with Cvne (Haro) (Haro) and Viña Real, belongs to the winery group Compañía Vinícola del Norte de España. The three are located in the Rioja Alta, in Northern Spain. Its name comes from the person who was gifted with the estate lands, the "Contino" Pedro de Samaniego, one of the hundred soldiers forming the Royal Guard, in the time of the Catholic Kings, who “continually” kept watch over the monarchs and their family. From their winery installatio...