Wine "LAN" Reserva, Rioja DOC, 2008, 1.5 L
The wine is dark cherry red color with brilliant reflections.
Wine has rounded taste with hints of red cherries, ripe citrus, dry finish and soft nuances of the skin in a long aftertaste.
The wine has a fruity aroma with elegant oak nuances.
Best wine combined with stews, spicy dishes, hard cheeses and dishes based on legumes.
LAN winery was founded in 1972. The founders chose the name as an abbreviation consisting of the first letters of the names of the three provinces in the Rioja region in which the vineyards of this company - Logroño (La Rioja Alta now), Alava and Navarre. LAN, definitely one of the best wineries in Rioja. Wines of highly regarded experts in international wine competitions. Vineyards with a total area of 70 hectares located near the river Ebro. Grapes on the land already cultivated during the Roman Empire. The winery produces only red wines - traditional Kriansa, Reserva, Gran Reserva and single vineyard wines. Cultivated varieties of grapes - Tempranillo, Graciano and Mazuela. Age of vines averaging 30 years, also has vine age of 60 years. When aging wine company LAN uses different varieties of wood that certainly affects the character of wines. In the cellars of the winery are barrels of American, French and Russian oak is also worth noting that the winery focuses on the LAN environment. Wines are produced in an environmentally responsible manner. The winery has a number of eco-certificates.