Wine "Altos Ibericos" Crianza, Rioja DOC, 2014
Wine cherry red color.
Elegant, fresh and velvety taste of the wine unfolds gradually, revealing the thin, soft tannins and complete the long aftertaste.
Rich, full flavor of the wine displays tones of white flowers and red fruit that harmoniously blend with hints of oak, spice and toast.
Wine matches perfectly with the avant-garde cuisine dishes, especially all kinds of tapas prepared with fresh ingredients; will make the perfect pair of red meat, oily fish and cheeses, all kinds of sausage made of Iberian pork.
"Altos Ibericos" - noble wine from the Torres family, named after the picturesque place Alto Otero in the north of the Iberian Peninsula, which is located in the town of Labastida winery of Torres. Created from Tempranillo grapes, aged for 12 months in oak barrels and for a long time in the bottle, wine eloquently tells the story of the land of their origin marvelous aroma with notes of wild berries and spices and smooth, elegant and long lasting taste.
The first wine of Torres created the famous Rioja region, the wine was "Iberikos" . "Altos Iberikos" - a modern version of Wine "Iberikos" that the creators call "Renewed tradition."
The company was founded by Jaime Torres and Miguel Torres in 1870. Iberian Peninsula, which are located the main vineyards of the family, known for a variety of soil and climate are ideal for viticulture. From generation to generation in the family passed the secret of making wine and love of the land. Tradition, innovation and vision have turned Torres into a known company, whose products can now be found in more than 140 countries worldwide. Today Torres owns more than 1,300 hectares of vineyards, not only in Spain but also in other continents. One of the main priorities of the Torres family is to preserve for future generations the culture of viticulture. Therefore Torres pays great attention to environmental problems and their solution - cleans wastewater, is actively involved in the preservation and transplantation of regional forests, and in preserving the Bonelli eagle in Spain and the Andean condor in Chile invests research on renewable energy sources (solar panels and wind parks), hybrid cars, the study of exploitation of vineyards and forest biomass.
In January 2007, Torres Wine Enthusiast named "the best winery in Europe 2006" for its innovation, commitment to research, for the significance in the world of wines and spirits.