£56.18/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Ripe red fruit / Lavender / White pepper / Sandalwood / Cedar|
|Good acidity / Enveloping / Elegant / Persistent|
Drinking and storing
Cured cheeses, Casseroles, Poultry
Ratings and awards
|Ageing period||20 months|
|Type of wood||French oak|
|Vine age||40 years|
|Soil||Sandy loam / Limestone|
|Climate||Continental with atlantic influence|
Bodegas Bilbainas was established in 1901, when a group of Bilbao businessmen bought the winery from French producers who had created it in 1859 as a result of the phylloxera crisis in Bordeaux. Reference brand of Rioja red for many years, currently Bodegas Bilbainas is the largest vineyard owner in La Rioja Alta, with more than 250 hectares located in the municipality of Haro. Since its origins, the winery has specialized in farm wines that it produces based on the type of...