NIVARIUS

A 100% Tempranillo Blanco from vineyards in Albelda de Iregua and Montes de Clavijo, at an elevation of over 700 metres, resulting in a fresh, unctuous and perfectly ripe wine that is both lively and pleasant to drink.

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DENOMINATION OF ORIGIN:
DOC Rioja

VINEYARD AREA:
Selection of head-pruned and trellis vineyards from various municipalities of Albelda de Iregua, Montes de Clavijo and Nalda.

VINEYARDS
ALBELDA DE IREGUA: Valdecabos, La Raposa. MONTES DE CLAVIJO: La Asperilla, Entre barrancos. NALDA: Monjalgara.

VINE AGE
15 years old, at an altitude of 700 metres above sea level.

SOILS
A mixture of ferrous clay, with calcareous clay and a sandy component of degradation, this blend gives us agility, depth and versatility in the wine.

VARIETIES
95% Tempranillo blanco, 5% Malvasía riojana.

ELABORATION
Harvest with optimal aromatic maturation, light pressing in the absence of oxygen to avoid oxidizing aromas, fermentation in stainless steel tanks at low temperature to preserve aromas and subsequent aging on fine lees for four months in steel tanks and French oak barrels where the lees
are stirred three times a week to give the wine more broadness on the palate.

AGEING
Four months on its lees in stainless steel.

ALCOHOL
13%.

“Enticingly priced, this impressive blend of mostly Tempranillo Blanco would confound most people in a blind tasting. Grown at 800 metres, it's zesty and crunchy, yet exotic at the same time"

Tim Atkin, MW - 92 points

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Contact

Camino Nalda a Viguera,46, 26190, La Rioja

941 44 72 07 | Fax: 941 49 00 86

[email protected]

Monday to Thursday
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Friday: 09:00h. a 14:00h.

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