Daily Wine 7/12/2017

Artadi Pagos Viejos 00
A dense, rich and layered red wine with notes of extra oak, extract, and earth. Elegant and extracted.

Daily Wine 7/12/17:

Artadi – Pagos Viejos – Rioja – 2000

  • This wine is 100% Tempranillo sourced from three different sites using only vines of an average age of 75 years old. Allier French oak is used for aging.
  • Artadi was founded in 1985 and quickly became of cult wine status due to their elegance, complexity, ageability, and single vineyard expressions.
  • In 1996 and 1999, they also began Artazu (Navarra) and Pinoso (Alicante), respectively.
  • Located in the heart of Álava they own 83 hectares planted on a wide diversity of soils. Clay and limestone are dominant, but overall the wines produce transparency of fruit and elegant tannins.
  • Pair this with duck and pork.

Underground cellar for aging the wine in barrels

Las fuentes Vineyard at the slope of Sierra Cantabria range of mountains

Our terroir that gives identity to our wines

Álava, Rioja, Spain

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