the result of the effort

Reserva 1998

A tribute to the carraovejas valley

Reserva is a sincere tribute to the Carraovejas Valley and an elaboration that seeks to extol its origin in an outstanding way.

  • Varieties: tinto fino (75%) and cabernet sauvignon (25%).
  • Alcohol by volume: 14%
  • 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


  • Aging: 12 months in French oak barrels.
  • Clarified with natural egg white.
  • Bottled in July 2000.

Sensory tasting: 

  • Color: very high robe, intense cherry red color and some youthfulness in its violet tones.
  • Aromas: intense and very expressive aromas with wild fruits, jam, cassis and a slight touch of leather.
  • Palate: fleshy, powerful and friendly, very long in the aftertaste, confirming the sensations received on the nose.
“Pago de Carraovejas Reserva is an honest and sincere elaboration that seeks the maximum expression of the valley. A wine destined to last and to excite”.

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