Lleiroso Reserva | Bodegas Lleiroso

$42.38

Pale gold of bright aspect. – Odor: very intense nose, outstanding fruity character provided by the base wine, herbal and refreshing sensations of mint and melissa, aromas are complex and elegant, with the citric part and the spicy touch contributed by the atemisas. Taste has great youth and freshness, tasty and voluminous, fabulously balanced between a citric acidity and a delicate sweetness of fresh grape.

Lleiroso Reserva | Bodegas Lleiroso

Lleiroso Reserva

Bodegas Lleiroso’s most emblematic wine is its Reserva. It is a wine with its own identity, the flagship of Bodegas Lleiroso.

  • Available 6 Bottles per case
  • Region Ribera del Duero

 

Tasting Notes

  • Colour: ruby-red colour, middle layer, deep-red trim.
  • Nose: intense, toasted oak and ripe red fruit well integrated with the wood. Balsamic, leather and liquorice notes.
  • Palate: noble and ripe tannins. Great palate. Medium bodied, with good acidity and volume. Long aftertaste. A wine that is enjoyed today and can be saved for the future, as it will have very good
    performance in bottle.
  • Serving temperature: 18ºC / 64,4ºF
  • Grape variety: 100% Tempranillo.
  • Production: 10,000 bottles
  • Soil: clayey-calcareous.
  • Output: 3 to 4 tonnes por hectare.
  • Vineyard age: More than 50 years.
  • Grape harvest: second week of October.
  • Ageing: 12 months in new Allier French oak barrels for 18 months, and bottle-aged a further 24 months.
  • Hand-harvested and hand sorted.
  • Macerated must and skin at low temperature for five days.
  • Controlled fermentation at temperature not exceeding 30°C in conical stainless steel tanks with daily punch downs every 3 hours.
  • Spontaneous malolactic fermentation controlled at 22°C after alcoholic fermentation in tank.

 

  • San Francisco International Wine Competition: Lleiroso Reserva 2009  received Gold Medals, and Lleiroso Reserva 2011 made his presence known with a Bronze Medal.
  • 94 points, 2009 Wine Spectator
  • 94 pts, Guía de Vinos Gourmets 2014
  • SILVER MEDAL (DO 2011) 
    LA Int’l Wine Competition 2015
  • GOLD MEDAL, Vinalies 2015 
  • GOLD Tempranillo 2009 / SILVER Tempranillo 2011, Tempranillos al Mundo
  • GOLD, Bacchus 2009
  • SILVER Medal, Vinalies 2009
  • GOLD MEDAL / 90 pts -San Francisco International Wine Competition 2011

 

Case

6 Bottles