Solarena Barrel Aged Tempranillo 2011

Product code: 11SAN1B2011

Solarena is ripe in character with spiced raspberry aromas. The enticing brambly fruit on the palate gives way to rounded, velvety, vanilla flavours, while the subtle oak adds extra richness, structure and intensity of flavour.

  • Country:Spain
  • Region:Aragon
  • Sub Region:Carinena
  • Vintage:2011
  • ABV:12.5%
  • Residual sugar:3.2 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Tempranillo
  • Closure:Natural Cork
  • Decanter World Wine Award:Bronze

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Solarayna Barrel Aged Tempraneeyo

Product guide note

This wine is made from the Tempranillo grape, which is the same grape used to make Rioja. This wine comes from a different region which has a long history of wine making called Carinena in the Northeast of Spain. The wine has spiced raspberry aromas and velvety vanilla flavours (spends 4 months in oak).

Production information

Producer: Bodegas San Valero

Bodegas San Valero was born as a wine cooperative in 1945, gathering 60 grape growers from across the Carinena region. Today it comprises over 700 active members who own about 4,000 hectares of vineyards, and is one of the leading cooperatives in Carinena.

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Production note

Aged for a very short period of time (4 months) in America oak barrels to add a bit of Spanish flair! The winemaking process has been designed to get some lovely ripe, fruity, soft Tempranillo juice.

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