Wine Marques de Murrieta, Reserva, 2010
Wine dense bright cherry color.
Fresh, full-bodied, rounded and well-balanced taste with mild tannins, notes of dark cherry and red fruit, oak nuances and shades of light spices.
Seductive, bright, rich flavor shows fresh notes of red fruit, smoke and spice nuances.
Great wine with red meat, ham, grilled fish, dishes with sauces.
Red wine Marques de Murrieta, Reserva is made of Spanish winemaking in classic style to real gourmets were able to fully enjoy the power of philosophy of winemaking, the advantage of modern equipment and the latest developments in technology. Philosophy wine company is based on achieving high quality and excellence of wine by the relationship of the ancient tradition and innovation. In the blended wine is dominated by Tempranillo grapes, along with grapes Garnacha, Graciano Mazuela and is truly a delightful combination, full of ripe fruit notes of elasticities, rounded, with a perfect balance of acidity and light oak nuances.
Grapes for wine production company Marquis de Murreta grows on its own vineyards, with a total area of 300 hectares. The vines grow at an altitude of 420 to 500 meters above sea level. Fully ripened crop is harvested by hand in small boxes and immediately delivered to the plant. The harvest began on 2 October, and ended on October 27. After sorting, berries destebliruyut and kept on the skin in stainless steel tanks for 11 days with regular remontazhem. In tanks constant temperature 25ºC. Wine kept in 225-liter American oak barrels for 16 months, and then another 24 months in bottle. Upon completion of all phases of exposure, wine comes to sell.
Today the family business operates an ambitious and dynamic young Count Vicente Dalmau Cebrian-Sagarriga, Earl Creixell. Father Earl bought the winery in 1983, investing a lot of money there to revitalize the business. After the untimely death of his in 1996, the company moved to Vincent. In his 25 years with the confidence he went to work, got a new team and began to create a modern, elegant wine with its own unique style. Thus began the "new era" in the history of the brand Marques de Murrieta, whose basic philosophy is to strive for quality and excellence through tradition and innovation.
Winery company located in the southern part of the Rioja Alta, here is a beautiful and unique manor Ygay Canaja vineyard area of 300 hectares. Eighty percent of the area of vineyards planted with varieties Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo and Viura (Macabeo), as well as a small amount of Cabernet Sauvignon. Own vineyard winery ensures complete control over the quality of the harvested crop and is the key to the unique style of wine Marques de Murrieta. In the old cellar of the winery, dating from the 1872 year, the best wines are aged in 225-liter oak barrels under the strict supervision of the winemaker Maria Vargas. Under her leadership, created such great red wines of Rioja as Marques de Murrieta Reserva, Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva, Dalmau and two white wines Capellania Reserva and Albarino Pazo Barrantes.