Marqués de Terán Versum 2014 Rioja Spain- 750 ml
Region: Rioja, Spain.
Winery: Marqués de Terán.
Varietal: 80% Tempranillo, 20% Graciano.
Tasting: Very intense cherry red with garnet hues. Bright and clean.
Aroma: Full of red and ripe black fruit aromas, accompanied of floral notes, a perfectly integrated oak and a creamy texture.
Palate: Powerful and full bodied, with character and structure, leaves a pleasant long finish.
Colour: Deep cherry red with purple hues. Bright and clean.
Pairing: Red meats and game.
Production: Sorting table for all harvest, destemming without crushing. Pre-fermentative cryomaceration between 41°F and 43°F for 6 days. Alcoholic fermentation at 81°F for 30 days. Time in barrels: 10 months (100% French new oak)
Prizes and accolades:
91 points. Wine Spectator 2017.
92 points. Tim Atkin’s special Rioja report 2017.
Gold Medal. Catavinum 2017.
Silver Medal. Mundus Vini 2016.
91 points. Guía Peñín 2016.
- 94 points. Tim Atkin’s special Rioja report 2016