Project Description

our WINES

the result of the effort

Crianza 1994

The interpretation of Pago

A wine that is the truest reflection of its origin.

  • Varieties: tinto fino and cabernet sauvignon
  • Alcohol by volume: 13,5%
  • Soils: limestone texture with red clays and white loams. Low granulometry and high water retention.
  • Altitude: around 850 meters.
  • Harvest: manual, in boxes 15 kg

Elaboration:

  • After 12 months in American and French oak barrels we blended the varietal wines. In the spring the coupage was clarified it with natural egg whites and was Bottled: April of 1996.
  • The last selection comprises 30,000 Bordeaux type bottles and 300 magnum size bottles.

Sensory tasting: 

  • A high robe wine, complex aromas, round in the mouth, well structured, simultaneously tannic and glyceric, full flavored and long.
“Crianza is the most faithful reflection of Pago de Carraovejas. A wine that became a myth”.

Vintage history