Bodegas Luis CañasRioja Gran Reserva 2016Product code: 15395
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Bodegas Luis Cañas Rioja Gran Reserva is a majestic Spanish wine hailing from the prestigious Luis Cañas Bodegas. It features a deep cherry-red hue with aromatic notes of rich vanilla, dark fruit, and subtle spices. This premium red wine, aged elegantly for a period of 24 months in French and American oak barrels, exhibits a harmonious blend of crisp acidity and velvety tannins. On the palate, it unfolds layers of ripe fruits and spices, concluding with a long, elegant finish. This wine embodies the essence of traditional Rioja, showcasing an unrivalled balance between power and finesse.
Ruby red with earthy colour notes. Elegant and complex in the nose with a good concentration of black fruit, thyme and rosemary with secondary aromas of leather and tobacco leaves. It is polished and rounded, making it pleasant and easy to drink. Fleshy with both elegance and power. It has touches of black fruit jam and liquorice warm, with a long, delicious and persistent finish.
About the Winery
Situated in the idyllic vine-draped hills of Villabuena, Spain, is the revered Bodegas Luis Cañas winery. A renowned family-owned winery, it has garnered much acclaim for its tantalising wines and commitment to sustainable practices. Steeped in history, this winery was established in 1928, embodying the rich Spanish heritage of viticulture in each bottle it produces.
What sets Bodegas Luis Cañas apart is its meticulous attention to detail. From its careful selection of grapes, characterised by the pursuit of sun-drenched and perfectly ripened bunches to its innovative wine-making techniques grounded, in respect for tradition and a drive for innovation. At the heart of their practice lies an unwavering dedication to quality above quantity, ensuring each of its creations offers an unforgettable tasting experience.
Notably, the winery has led the way in organic and biodynamic winemaking. It believes in the harmony between the environment and winemaking, preserving the natural balance for future generations. This approach not only helps support the local ecosystem but rewards consumers with wines that are a true expression of the terroir.
The winery boasts a diverse portfolio of wines, including a predominant focus on red varietals. Visitors are welcomed into the world of Bodegas Luis Cañas through scheduled tours and tastings. The tours provide an immersive journey, meandering through the picturesque vineyards onto the cellars, and finaly, culminating in a curated tasting.
Above all, at the core of Bodegas Luis Cañas is a binding love for the land and grape. An unwavering passion which reflects in every aspect, from the way each grape is nurtured to the manner in which the wines are crafted and then presented. Indeed, Bodegas Luis Cañas is more than a winery, it is a symbol of Spanish winemaking at its finest, a testament to the amalgamation of tradition, innovation and a deep respect for mother nature!