Wine type: Red
Grape type: Tempranillo, a native varietal of La Rioja
Time in Barrel: 4 months
The Marqués de Carrión Winery is located in Labastida, a historic city in the Rioja Alavesa protected by the Sierra de Cantabria along the Ebro River 4 km from Haro. The winery has an area of 35,000 m2 (15,000 m2 built area) with a production and bottling capacity of 50 million bottles a year. It currently houses 20,000 Bordeaux barrels of American and French oak wines lay dormant for future bottling and aging in bottle. The Marqués de Carrión bottler has a capacity for 1 million bottles dedicated to reserve and gran reserve.
From an exclusive selection of Tempranillo grapes, this wine is elaborated with a modern and respectful style maintaining the regions traditions.
Colour: Ruby red colour, clean and bright.
Nose: delicate with balsamic and wild fruits aromas and hints of licorice and oak.
We recommend serving at a temperature of 15-17º.
Pairing: perfect with tapas, red meat and cheese.