£ 8.37/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Izadi Crianza 2016
Bottle size and vintage
The flagship of the winery, the Izadi Crianza is made with Tempranillo grapes from vineyards around 45 years old located in the triangular area between Villabuena, Samaniego and Ábalos.
Izadi Crianza is a harmonious wine providing a perfect example of the splendid Rioja crianza wines as well as offering us the elegant character of wines from this region. A red wine blending effortlessly the juiciness of ripe fruit with the spiced and toasted notes of cedar and smoke thanks to its time spent ageing in American oak.
Mushroom pasta / Roasted pork / Roasted poultry
- Climate:Atlantic with continental influence
- ViewRuby red
- Bouquet:Red fruit / Spicy notes / Smoky notes / Liquorice / Cedar wood / Fruit aromas
- Mouth:Balanced / Elegant / Long / Fruit notes / Floral notes
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 15ºC and 17ºC
- Drinking and storing:Drink now or keep until 2023
Great entry level rioja!
Fantastic by all accounts. Good depth, great tannins and lovely finish. Oaky and delicious. Best of all cheap.by: Andrew Howie (29 Jul) - Vintage 2016
Alright, doesn't live up to the expectations.
Not as fruity as you would.expect of a crianza and not worthy of the rating. Left me disappointed.by: Daniel Sanders (6 Jul) - Vintage 2016
Great Value Rioja
Sophisticated, tasty Rioja with good depth of flavour. Subtle smokey fruit and spice.by: Mike Robinson (17 Jun) - Vintage 2016
What a beautiful wine. As good as any Reserva we’ve tasted.by: Jon Whitfield (19 May) - Vintage 2016
Very easy drinking
We have this all the time. It’s very strong with a vanilla taste, and we find it very easy to go down without food.
In 1987, Gonzalo Antón, in conjunction with a group of friends and business associates from Vitoria, decided to set up an innovative project in the heart of the Rioja Alavesa. Thus Bodegas Izadi came into being, situated in the triangle formed by the towns of Villabuena, Samaniego and Ábalos, the triangular motif on its labels, and with the clear objective of giving maximum expression to the fruit of that particular location, that natural environment so well-loved (Izadi mean...