La Secreta 2016
Rioja Alavesa Red Wine.
Pairing: Spanish cured meats, fish, barbecued meat and feathered game.
Great with tapas, lunch or dinner.
Bodegas Mitarte. Labastida, Rioja Alavesa.
The grapes are picked and selected by hand form the winery's own old vineyards which are over 60 years old. Fermentation takes 21 days in stainless steel vats. New oak barrels are used for the oak ageing for 12 months.
Colour: Intense cherry red, bright and clean.
Aroma: Intense and complex. Ripe red and black fruits with undertones of grapes from the older vines.
Taste: Delicious, full bodied and complex. Well integrated fruit with the oak. Potent and elegant.
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