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EL PUNTIDO (Rioja)

El Puntido is one of the great references in Rioja, a wine that enjoys in all its vintages a great national and international prestige. Marcos Eguren defines it as “The minerality of Tempranillo in a limit area of cultivation”. Cherry red colour. It has aromas of fine woods and exotic spices, slightly balsamic and smoked. It shows the fine, calcareous tannins and lively acidity that should help you on your bottle tour.

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El Puntido is one of the great references in Rioja, a wine that enjoys in all its vintages a great national and international prestige. Marcos Eguren defines it as “The minerality of Tempranillo in a limit area of cultivation”. Cherry red colour. It has aromas of fine woods and exotic spices, slightly balsamic and smoked. It shows the fine, calcareous tannins and lively acidity that should help you on your bottle tour. Viñedos de Páganos is located in Páganos, a small urban center of the municipality of Laguardia, in Rioja Alavesa. Its facilities have the peculiarity of being excavated in the rock, just below the vineyard. A varietal Tempranillo that does not leave indifferent, since the grapes come from vineyards planted at a height of 600 m on clay-free soils, in the el Puntido estate. The 25 ha vineyard was planted in 1975. It withstands an Atlantic climate with continental influences. The production of El Puntido begins with a manual harvest and a double selection at the table, in which the best bunches and the best grapes are selected. After selection El Puntido undergoes fermentation in stainless steel tanks for 8-10 days at a controlled temperature of between 28 and 30 oC. During fermentation, 2 or 3 pumpings are made daily during the first few days, to finish with a daily pump-over. After the fermentation process, the wine is left to macerate for 3 weeks. And the last step of its production is aging in new French oak barrels of 18 months, in which the wine is aged with its lees for the first 4 months. Alcohol content: 14 % vol. Serving temperature: 16oC. Pairing: Feather hunting, Roasted red meats, Grilled red meats, Big game. If you have any questions about how to buy Rioja red wine please contact the customer service staff.

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