Mitarte Mazuelo 2011
Rioja Alavesa Red Wine.
Pairing: Grilled fish. Lamb, pork, beef and slowly cooked meat.
Great to drink alone. It goes well with lunch, dinner and as a sensual wine to drink late on into the night.
Bodegas Mitarte. Labastida, Rioja Alavesa.
The grapes are harvested and selected by hand from the winery's own vineyards. During a lengthy fermentation at a cool temperature the skins are soaked with the juice. French and American oak barrels are used for the oak ageing for 24 months.
Colour: Cherry red. Clean and bright.
Aroma: Blue and white flowers.
Taste: Russet apple with sweet spicy notes. Deep and intense.
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