Our most precious jewel comes from an exclusive selection of old strains of poor performance and superb qualities. An exclusive pleasure that only sees the light in exceptional vintages. The culmen of LAN, a wine that expresses our maximum culmination.
88% Tempranillo and 12% Graciano fruit of a selection of strains from 40 to 60 years located in the Payment El Rincón.
“Pago El Rincón” - a plot of 5.34 hectares - located in the southern area of “Viña Lanciano” (El Cortijo - Rioja Alta) next to the mount “El Rincón”. Altitude of 491 meters with orography of slight slope. North - South orientation with slight inclination Northwest - Southwest. Traditional Rioja 3-arm glass with 5 thumbs of 2 yolks. Yield of 3,500 kg / ha.
Manual harvest in small baskets and subsequent selection by cluster and by grain in tables, so that only those grains that are in perfect condition go to the next stage of elaboration.
Alcoholic fermentation in small truncated conical deposits to guarantee maximum color extraction. Malolactic fermentation in new French oak barrels of very fine grain from the Tronçaise and Jupille forests.
In new French oak barrels of very fine grain from the Tronçaise and Allier forests for 26 months. Subsequently, it has remained in the bottle for 20 months, refining its aromas and rounding its palate.
Mature cherry color, bright and very covered. Very complex and elegant nose, highlights the notes of red fruit in liquor, blackberries, along with pastry and balsamic notes. Floral aromas violet type. Spicy hints of nutmeg and cinnamon, with some smoked. Mineral memories are also appreciated due to the nature of the soil of the “Viña Lanciano” farm. A multitude of sensations explode in the mouth. Very structured, silky, with great body. It leaves us a pleasant memory very long.