BODEGAS IRANZO ORGANIC
100% TEMPRANILLO SELECTION
Winemakers: BODEGAS IRANZO
Appellation:D.O. UTIEL - REQUENA
Varietal(s):100% SPANISH TEMPRANILLO
Bottles Produced: Approx. 120,000 bottles
All of the production is obtained from the Estate FINCA CAÑADA HONDA. The production area includes lime soils which are ideal for obtaining colorful wines. Also the sand textures of these lime soils benefit the ripening of the grapes.The vineyard is situated 800 – 850 meters above sea level with a N / SE orientation resulting in maximum sunlight exposure.
Yield per Vine & Hectare:
The average is 50 Hectolitres per hectare, although it varies depending on the climactic conditions of every year.
The majority of the vineyard is managed under the Cordon Royal training system, although the vines are not held. This system enhances the airing of the vines, avoids the emergence of cliptogamic diseases. Also, a shading cover of the vegetation avoids the direct impact of the sun on the vines.
Hectares of Production:
62 hectares currently producing /more under development
Only flower must (not pressed) is used for the elaboration of this wine. The fermentation is done in underground cellars of adobe. The fermentation is controlled at a maximum temperature of 28ºC degree. The maceration process lasts 14 days approximately.
Analytical Data: 13.5% alc. / vol.
Ageing: Young Wine
Tasting Notes: (Tasting Catalogue – Spanish Wine Guide. El Mundo):
Attractive intense morello colour with light cherry-red reflections in the meniscus, very bright and clean.Generous aroma of very ripe grapes, almost raisiny.
Mature, somewhat hot, on the palate, with strong overtones of ripe grapes and correct acidity. Will become rounder in the bottle.
Conservation Time: 3 years
Only Indigenous Yeasts used. Suitable for Vegans.
Wine made from USDA National Organic Program Certified Grapes.Certified by ECOCERT. Recognized as Certified Organic by the ORGANISME DE CERTIFICATION QUÉBECVRAI