TEMPRANILLO BY ARTADI - Red Wine
Producer Notes 2014 (Automatic Translation)
DESIGNATION OF ORIGIN: DOC Rioja
REGION: La Rioja
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Spain
The clear and elegant profile red fruit and subtle tactile tannins draw this wine. Made to enjoy today or to rediscover tomorrow the most generous expression of each vintage. Sober, serious and accessible.
Located in Laguardia between 450 and 700m altitude, planted on clay-limestone soils.
Maximum respect for the environment, absence of pesticides and herbicides. Integrated viticulture.
Handpicked in boxes of 200kg. Selection of clusters and berries. Average yield of 4,000 kg/ha.
CLIMATOLOGICAL YEAR 2014
The 2014 harvest began with a winter with high rainfall and low temperatures. In the Spring, the usual temperatures and rainfall were recorded which favored the growth and perfect flowering and fruit set. A wet month of September and with high temperatures advanced the time of harvest. An early vintage with balanced plots and yields have produced a fine and delicate wine.
Vinification with cold maceration open for 24-48 hours and fermentation for 10-12 days with two stepped on a small daily deposits and traced.
Malolactic in barrel. Aged for 6 months in French oak barrels.