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Xavier Flouret Rioja Alavesa Fe Reserva 2018 750ml

SKU: P69046 ISBN: 811475010476
$24.99

Wine Information:

Country: Spain

Region: Rioja

Sub-Region:

Appellation: Rioja Alavesa

Variety:

Type: Reds

Size: 750ml

$24.99

Dark ruby in the glass, this wine has a nose of black cherry, cranberry and aniseed. It is very soft on impact, with flavors of raspberry, cassis, milk chocolate and licorice. Satiny tannins hold off on the palate at first, make their presence known and then slip away in time for a bright finish. 

 

Rioja Alavesa Reserva, 90% Tempranillo, 5% Mazuelo, 5% Graciano.
60 to 80-year-old vines planted on very chalky clay soil at 700 meters altitude. Hand-picked grapes.
This wine is only made in the finest vintages.
Aged in fine-grained American oak barrels for 24 months.
(12 months in new oaks + 12 months in 3-year-old oak barrels), and a further 18 months in the bottle.