El Garnacho Viejo de la Familia Acha 2014
Maximum expression of grenache from La Rioja
The Acha family vinyards, planted in 1906, located on 600 metres above the sea level in Cárdenas (La Rioja) on a ferrous clay soil.
Grapes are selected manually one by one, pressed and fermented in traditional way in open French oak barrels.
36 months in new French oak barrels.
Dark red cherry colour.
Intense and multi-layered aroma, with notes of ripe black fruits, chocolate and truffles.
In mouth is pure elegance, showing delicate mature red fruits with hint of tobacco, spices, and mineral touch. The tannins are soft, followed by a long, fruity finish.
Best of Spain Prowein 2015.2010 Vintage.
Jamie Goode ratings. 2010 vintage.