Details

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Spain
  • Region: Rioja
  • Vintage: 2011
  • Primary grape: Tempranillo
  • Secondary grape: Grenache/Garnacha
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £13.17
  • Code: 37384
Ring

Expression

Sophisticated, polished, complex reds

Fine Red Meat Cut
Wild Mushroom Risotto
  • Can be very flexible with many cheeses including sheeps’, Morbier, Epoisse, Vacherin, Cheddar
  • Lighter examples can work with some richer fish dishes
  • Classic French herbs such as parsley, thyme and bay leaf. Spices should complement and not overwhelm the wine
  • Game such as duck and boar. Fine cuts of beef. Lean meats such as roe deer or ostrich
  • Truffle and wild mushroom, jus with redcurrant or similar fruit, Bourguignonne, Chasseur sauces
  • Some wines, with light tannins, will work with lightly-spiced dishes
  • Pigeon or duck, walnut and beetroot, smoked- meat salads. Truffle or wild mushroom risotto. Autumn squash

About the Wine

The Country