Eguren Ugarte Winery is located in the one of the most famous wine regions of Spain – Rioja. Among all the wineries in Rioja, Rioja Alavesa sub region is famous more his family owned and high-quality Rioja wine. The winery started in 1870 and has been in its six generation. Over 130 hectares, some of the vines are over 175 years old. The wine has won numerous prizes over years, you can name it from Wine Advocate, Wine Enthusiasm, James Suckling, just name a few.
According to Vitorino, the forties are a time for reaffirming our love. Since the forties is also a time when youth and experience meet for the first time, this wine is innovative but at the same time has a unique character
Tasting Notes: This is the wine made from 40 years old tempranillo vine. It is aged in semi-new French barrel for 3 months. It is a wine to express its youth and experience. It is both innovative and unique. It is violet red and youthful bluish tones. On the nose, it is fresh fruit and black fruits, cherry and blackberry. On the palate, it is delicately spiced finish candied, fruity, long and persistent taste.
Style: To enhance the aroma and color, we carry out fermentation in reserve order. First of all the malolactic and then the alcohol. Not clarified and filtered before bottiling.