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

Presenting a ruby red color, this wine has a wide range of aroma of ripe fruit compote, toast, and leather. Fine, complex, and attractive with a great balance. Silky and pleasant in the mouth with a bit of spice detected in the finish.

Specifications
Appellation
Ribera del Duero
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
95% Tempranillo, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon and 1% Merlot
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Soil type
Clay & Limestone
Vinification
All the grapes were hand-harvested and then sorted and destemmed. The wine was vatted in wooden tanks for alcoholic fermentation. Once this fermentation and the corresponding maceration had been completed, it was racked to new French barrels for malolactic fermentation. In total, the wine remained in barrel for 48 months.
Pairings

Serve with red meats, roasts, or game dishes. Its flavor is enhanced with cured or fatty cheeses.

Reviews and News

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

Florentino Arzuaga founded Bodegas Arzuaga-Navarro in the early 1990’s, after purchasing La Planta estate.

La Planta estate is in the heart of Arzuaga’s extensive vineyards in Quintanilla de Onésimo. The estate, ...
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