£ 8.38/ 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
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.by: A Epicure (07/12/2019) - Vintage 2016
This is a nicely settled 2016 wine, perfect for everyday drinking. A bottle of it comes out most weeks to accompany a family meal no matter what's on the menu.by: Graham S Roy (01/11/2019) - Vintage 2016
A lovely crianza Rioja a favourite
A drying wine with a long buttery finish- excellent value for our regular domestic consumption. Again a great value wine.by: Martin E (04/02/2019) - Vintage 2016
This is a class act
I had this wine while on holiday at a restaurant in Frigiliana, and although this is not the same vintage it is still a superb single varietal Rioja crianza ... It is the best I have tasted in its class ... the other bonus was the brilliant delivery service from Vinissimus to the UK - it was seamless and quick!!!by: Fabio from Milan (2 Feb) - Vintage 2016
Good vintage or wood vintage?
It's a strange wine in which exedeed of creamy wood cover the fruit. Medium-low acidity and tannins are not able to balance the armony at the end.... too much sweet on the final. Maybe a bit young, I'll write again in 2023 for this vintage
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...