Anciano Rioja Gran Reserva No.10
Anciano Rioja Gran Reserva comes from leading producer Criadores de Rioja located near Logroño, at the heart of Rioja Alta. The winery belongs to a family with one of the longest traditions in Rioja winemaking and our winemaker has access to some of the finest wines in the region. Gran Reserva wines are aged for a minimum of 5 years with 2+ years in oak barrels and 2 years in bottle.
Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Mazuelo
DO: Rioja – Spain
Winemaker: Azucena Hervella
Winery: Criadores de Rioja
Bright red wine with garnet rim, turning to brick, showing its extended ageing in barrels and bottle. Complex aromas of mature dark fruit, vanilla and cinnamon spice with mineral notes. It has a velvety smooth texture with a harmonious long finish as well as a fresh and delicious balsamic character. Ageing potential 10-15 years. Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.
Outstanding with roast meats, game and aged cheeses.
Varietals: 85% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano, 5% Mazuelo
RS: 1.6 g/L
90 Points, Silver Medal (Decanter World Wine Awards)
Bronze Medal (International Wine Challenge 2022)
Featured in comprehensive Special Report – Rioja 2023 by Tim Atkin MW. It was awarded 90 points.