£11.15/ 0.75 L btl
Larrosa Negra is made using grapes from old Grenache vines growing in stony soils at altitudes. Its varietal expressiveness and medium body remind us of a Châteauneuf-du-Pape wine. Aged for a short time in used wooden barrels to ensure its fruitiness is to the front, it is a fresh, juicy and elegant wine with clayish tannins and very pleasant to drink.
What does this wine taste like?
|Fruity / Red fruit / Lavender / Spicy notes|
|Fruit-forward / Velvety / Pleasant|
Drinking and storing
Rice with fish and meat / Oven-cooked meats / Mushrooms
Ratings and awards
|2019||92 PK||17 JR||90 PN|
Wine critics reviewsReviews by Parker and Jancis Robinson
This wine is difficult to beat at this price point. It's very smooth and full of flavour and on a par with wines at double the price. Get some while you can.
Una novedad Riojana a base de Garnacha y un acierto.
Una sorpresa con una buena relación calidad/precio. Fácil de beber de color rojo picota, fresco, con aromas a frutos del bosque fresca y ligeros toques de chocolate. Agradable y sabroso. Para mi un acierto de Bodegas Izadi.
|Vinification material||Stainless steel|
|Ageing period||7 months|
|Type of wood||French oak|
|Vine age||45 years|
|Climate||Atlantic with Mediterranean influence|
|Surface area||6.00 hectares|
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 means...