Companon Arrieta 2020 'Herrigoia' Rioja Tinto DOCa

Companon Arrieta 2020 'Herrigoia' Rioja Tinto DOCa

Item Number: 15447

UPC: None

Country: Spain
Region: La Rioja
Sub Region: Rioja Alavesa
Appellation/AVA: Rioja DOCa
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2020
Grape(s): 85% Tempranillo / 15% Viura and Malvasia
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 14.1
Viticulture: Certified Organic
Soil Type: Calcareous clay
Elevation: 450-700 meters

Fruit Source: 10 different micro plots are harvested to produce this wine. Viticulture is certified organic and based on minimal intervention. The estate vineyards are located in the town of Lanciego (Rioja Alavesa). This is a field blend of red and white grapes on calcareous clay soils with high iron content.

Winemaking Notes: Carbonic maceration in an open concrete tank is used to make this wine. Fermentation lasts between 7 and 8 days. Aging continues in concrete tanks for a minimum of 3 months before being bottled slightly clarified (with pea powder!), unfiltered, with only low SO2 at bottling.