Arzuaga Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva
Bodegas Arzuaga
Spain - Castilla y Leon - Ribera del Duero

It presents a ruby red color, clear and bright. Wine very generous in nuances with a wide range of aromas of which emphasizes the ripe fruit and compote, along with ashes of roasted and leather aromas. Fine, complex and attractive wine. There is a great taste balance,
mixing the initial freshness with the unctuousness of the end, showing a silky and pleasant wine. The spicy sensations detected in the nose reappear in the finish.

Ribera del Duero
Wine Type
95% Tempranillo, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon and 1% Merlot
Agricultural Practices
Soil type
Clay & Limestone
All the grapes are harvested in boxes of a maximum of 10 kg each one. A er the sorting table and destemming, the wine is vatted in wooden tanks where the alcoholic fermentation will take place.
Once this fermentation and the corresponding maceration have been completed, it will be rack o to new French barrels to make the malolactic fermentation. No racking o was carried out until 5 months a er the malolactic fermentation. In total it remained in barrel for 48 months, carrying out only two more rackings.

It can be served with red meats, roasts or in sauces or game dishes. Its flavor is enhanced with cured or rather fatty cheeses.

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2010 Arzuaga Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva - 93 PTS - JS

2010 Arzuaga Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva - 93 PTS - JS

james suckling hq logo plain"A beautiful, opulent 2010 with layers of ripe fruit, such as plums, but lots of chocolate and vanilla character. It’s full-bodied and intense with lots of fruit and vanilla at the end. Slightly old-school, but showing opulence. Drink or hold."

- James Suckling (October 2020), 93 pts

Producer Information: Bodegas Arzuaga

Founded in the early 1990s by the Arzuaga Navarro family, the cellar stands near the Duero River, adorning a road as Castilian as the one connecting Soria and Valladolid. The ...
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