Wine La Montesa Reserva Seleccion Especial, Rioja DOC, 2001
Wine rich cherry color.
The wine has a silky, elegant and balanced taste.
Aromatic wine with notes of ripe red fruit and a touch of wood.
Wine perfectly complements meat dishes and goes well with cheese.
Vineyard of belonging Bodegas Palacios Rémond, has an area of 97 hectares and is located in the east of the Rioja region, in the municipality of Alvaro. It stretches along the long slope from east to south at the foot of the mountain system Yerga at an altitude of 550 meters above sea level. The composition of local soils include red clay and chalk with a very low content of organic compounds. Rocky subsoil prevents the growth of weeds and gives the wines a light mineral shade. The main grape varieties grown Bodegas Palacios Rémond this: Garnacha (40% of the area of the vineyard), Tempranillo (45%), Mazuelo and Graciano (15%) and the rest of the square is the Viura grapes. This is the fourth generation of the family Palacios Rémond engaged in the production of wine. Special contribution to the development of the economy belongs to Jose Palacios Rémond, devoted himself entirely to the cultivation of grapes. The proximity of the Mediterranean Sea, a slight influence of the Atlantic Ocean, the optimum altitude and low rainfall provide ideal harvest.
Bodegas Palacios Rémond is wine produced with great affection and care, using the latest technology and respecting the ancient traditions of wine Rioja. La Montesa Reserva - a special wine, elegant and possessing excellent quality.