A pale yellow wine with greenish highlights. Great aromatic complexity on the nose with hints of white flowers and spicy notes, carries through onto a full bodied creamy palate with green apple, citrus and tropical fruits and a crisp finish.
Rioja Crianza Rivallana Bodegas Ondarre is an intense oak-aged Rioja with flavours of cherries, plums and vanilla. 80% Tempranillo, 10% Garnacha and 10% Mazuela and Graciano grapes are aged in French and American oak barrels for a full year before bottling.
Attractive purple-red colour with amazing aromas of red fruits and cherries. On the palate it has the same fruit profile with extra notes of sweet vanilla and chocolate. The wine is really well balanced and has lovely silky texture.
Bodegas Ondarre Rioja Graciano is a rare single varietal Rioja made only from the Graciano grape. Rioja is generally made from the Tempranillo, but here the Graciano has given a uniquely elegant, juicy wine, with flavours of ripe blueberry, plums and subtle spice.
Hugonell Rioja Reserva 2014 is a complex, concentrated Rioja, only made in exceptional years. Aged for at least 3 years before relase, with at least a year in oak barrels, it shows spicy red fruit flavours, with juicy ripeness and hints of cedar and coffee beans. On the palate, this is a silky, elegant wine with a long finish.
Ruby colour with soft oak and dried fruit aromas on the nose, followed by raspberries and warm earthy tones on the palate with a touch of oak on the finish. Good integration of tannins and fruit make this a rich, smooth and balanced wine.
Bodegas Ondarre Rioja Reserva is a deep, concentrated ageworthy Rioja, aged in oak for 16 months, then a further 8 months in bottle before release. Made with 75% Tempranillo, 15% Mazuela and 10% Garnacha, this Rioja Reserva has fine grained tannins and concentrated dark fruit flavours.
Badiola Tempranillo de Laderas Rioja shows excellent balance between fresh natural acidity, fruit concentration and firm, but fine-grained tannins. Pure and precise aromas of cherries and red berries are layered with herbal notes of thyme through to a textured palate.
Pure and intense aromas of dark cherry and blackberry are complemented by violet and clove highlights. On the palate the wonderful fruit concentration is balanced by fresh acidity, with characterful chalky tannins leading to a long, mineral finish.