Rioja Vega Viejas Añadas Red Gran Reserva 2008

£ 92.00

(price per bottle £15.33)

General information

The new gem from Rioja Vega

Rioja Vega Viejas Añadas Gran Reserva 2008 is the first vintage of a cellaring wine made only in exceptional years. Complex and highly elegant, it has already captivated the international market thanks to gold medals awarded at prestigious competitions such as Challenge International du Vin and Mundus Vini.

With more than 135 years’ experience, Bodegas Rioja Vega is a pioneer in making fine red wines in Spain. In fact, the firm’s remote origins, which date back to even before the creation of the Denominación de Origen, have enabled it to preserve theword Rioja in its trading name – something very few Spanish firms can boast of. Discover a new concept of Rioja wine from one of the region’s longest standing wineries.

General Characteristics

Wine style: Red Gran Reserva

Winery: Bodegas Rioja Vega

Wine Region: D.O.Ca. Rioja

Grape varieties: 100% Tempranillo

Barrel type: American oak barrels

Alcohol content: 14,5% vol.

Total acidity: 5,8 g/l

PH 3,5

Bottling date: April 2014

Volatile Acidity: 0,67 g/l

Residual sugar: 23 g/l

Time in Barrel 36 months

Best before: till 2022.

Serving Temperature: Serve at 17-18º C