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Nexo Rioja
2014 Blend


Vineyard: High density plantation with 4000 vine / ha.
Soil Type: Clay-calcareous soil poor in organic matter, nutrients and mineral salts, with an abundance of pebbles, remains of alluvium and gravel.
Vine Age:
Irrigation: Lightly irrigated
Harvest Date: Las week of September.
Yield: Low yields.


This is a blend of 90% Tempranillo and 10% Garnacha.
Criteria for quality is moderation in terms of production and limit yields by planting high-density vineyards with 4 000 vines per hectare. The selection of rootstock focused on the selection of low vigour plants. Irrigation is used to guarantee harvest while maintaining a level of water stress in the vineyard.
Varietals are harvested and vinified separately; the alcoholic fermentation lasted for over seven days, with maceration on the skin for five days. The maximum temperature for fermentation is 28 degrees Centigrade. The malolactic fermentation was done in stainless steel tanks. Aged in oak barrels for four months.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Rich plum with some purple hues on the rim.
Nose: It is floral and rich in red and black fruits with some tobacco notes.
Palate: At first it is fresh and floral, the great acidity brings in the balance and harmony. Some slight tannins with a soft finish.
Other: It will go well with grilled or roasted meats as well as winter stews. It is a balanced wine easy to pair.

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 13
RS (g/l): 2
TA (g/l): 5
pH: 3.70