López Cristóbal Crianza
Grape Varietals: 95% Tempranillo, 5% Merlot.
Vine’s age: 30 years
Sea level: 790 m (2,600 ft)
Lot: Finca la Colorada
Harvest: Hand picked into small crates then table selection.
Vinification: Fermentation at 28 º C. (82,5 ºF)
Oak barrels age: 1-3 years
Barrel Ageing: 12 months in 80% French oak and 20% American oak.
Bottle Ageing: 12 months.
Production: 90.000 bottles.
Tasting Notes: Brilliant cherry colour with hues of purple. Fresh and elegant aroma, with many brambling berry flavours of wild fruits, blackberries, raspberries, gooseberries, with a hint of balsamic character. Complex, ripe and rich in nuances. Long, balanced and full bodied on palate, with soft ripe tannins, toasted wood with a lingering finish. Lucious, elegant aftertaste.