What does this wine taste like?
|Ruby red / Brick-red hues / Luminous|
|Complex / Balsamic notes / Vanilla / Spicy notes / Fruit aromas / Jam / Blackberries / Blueberries|
|Structured / Silky / Balanced / Well-integrated wood / Spicy notes / Good acidity|
Drinking and storing
Red meats / Roasts / Roast lamb / Pork / Beef / Game dishes / Poultry / Stews / Rice dishes / Vegetables / Mushrooms / Blue cheeses / Cured cheeses
|Ageing period||16 months|
|Type of wood||French and American oak|
Bodegas Luberri - Monje Amestoy
Florentino Martínez Monje is a hands-on vinegrower based in the Rioja Alavesa, who built up his knowledge and experience working on others' vines before starting up his own bodega, with his wife, in 1991. This is very much a life-long project and a family one, as his daughters are involved on the management side. The estate comprises 29 hectares in total, extending from the Ebro River plain at an altitude of 400 metres up to higher levels towards the Sierra Cantabria. The...