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CVNE 'Imperial' Gran Reserva 2010

CVNE 'Imperial' Gran Reserva 2010
Bottle size is 75cl unless otherwise stated. The photo is for reference only.


 
Wine Enthusiast 95
Market Price: HK$480.00
Our Price: HK$430.00
Savings: HK$50.00

Status: In Stock
Product Code: 11200462010
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Description
 
Aging in cask 36 months and aging in bottle 48 moths before going to market.

This wine is produced from grapes harvested in vineyards that are over 20 years old in the area around Villalba and Haro in Rioja Alta. They are bush pruned, with low yields, and hand harvested. Only the healthiest and ripest grapes are selected, and following destalking, the grapes are cold macerated prior to a cold temperature fermentation. Following a long maceration to achieve optimum colour and structure, the wine goes through a malolactic fermentation, to refine the wine, and to leave it with the necessary acidity to complete its American and French oak maturation, and subsequent bottle ageing prior to its release to the market.

Wine Enthusiast 95
Certain wines exude a sense of elevated excellence. This one gets to that level via aromas of spice cake, baked plum and tobacco aromas. A stocky saturated palate is structured and built to age, while this tastes of cool blue fruits, herbs, coffee and chocolate. A smoothly textured finish deals cocoa and mocha notes. Drink through 2040.