Thursday, 19 April 2012
New Wines from SPAIN at SPIRITED WINES Putney store
Medievo2008 Crianza red - silver Medal at prowein competition 2012
An excellent Rioja Crianza made from carefully selected Tempranillo 80%, Garnacha 10%, Mazuelo 5% and Graciano 5%. Aged 14 months in American and French oak barrels and 12 months in bottle before its release. Dark black cherry colour. Berry nose with hints of spices and oak. On the palate the wine is elegant with dominant fruits of wild berries combined with balsamic, cedar wood and well polished soft tannins.