£14.90/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Cherry red / Dark|
|Fruit aromas / Red fruit / Black fruit / Scrubland / Aromatic herbs / Balsamic notes / Toasty notes / Chocolate|
|Expressive / Sweet tannins / Juicy / Pleasant finish / Pleasurable|
Drinking and storing
Hearty dishes / Vegetables / Casseroles / Game / Red meats / Cured cheeses
Another great example that a good Ribera's don't have to cost a lot to be good. This is a brilliantly balanced wine full of fruit, flavour, sweet, savoury and long on the finish with a hint of oak. So soft that it goes down almost too easily!
1972 was the year Bodegas Lan was founded, a winery which takes its name from the initials of the provinces included in the original Rioja denomination: Logroño (La Rioja today), Álava and Navarra. They have 72 hectares, with vines over 60 years old, which are used to produce top of the range wines: Viña Lanciano, Culmen and Lan Edición Limitada. The Bodegas LAN ageing hall has a surface area of 6.400 m², boasting a fully automated system, and houses 25,000 French, American,...