Notas del Viñedo
Vineyards of the Contino form a set in which vineyards and wines are integrated, establishing around an anatigua manor house, in a meander of the Ebro (Pajera, Central and Lentisco) .Sus wines are obtained only from the vineyards planted in their 62 hanes, Located in Laserna, Laguardia lands, in La Rioja Alavesa. Calcareous land of the Pajera, the alluvial of Central and Pedregoso in Lentisco.All them vineyards in a glass that provide an exceptional garnacha.
The Garnacha was manually harvested on September 14, making selection in the field and at the selection table upon arrival at the winery. Encourted in French oak wood, where a preterior maceration is performed until the fermentation starts in a way spontaneous After 8 days, the alcoholic fermentation comes to an end, but the Garnacha remains in the Tino for 15 more days. 14 months aging in barrel of 400 and 500 liters.
Add difficult marked by the ice cream of the night of April 27, which did not affect the Vineyards of Contino. Fresh year, with 7% less rainfall than in 2016. The start of sprouting took place on March 15, flowering on May 20 and the end of the curd on June 14.