Exopto Exopto Tinto Rioja

Exopto

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Wine label
Vintage:2015
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Spain
Region:Rioja
Appellation:Rioja
Type:Red
Varietals:Red Blend
Varietal notes:Graciano 60%, Tempranillo 30%, Garnacha 10%
Organic:Practicing
Vineyard:Chulato in Abalos for Tempranillo; El Portillo in Abalos for Tempranillo and Garnacha; Las Balsillas in Monte Yerga for Graciano
Orientation:Las Balsillas faces east and is at 500 meters; El Portillo faces north and south and is at 600 meters; Chulato faces north and west and is at 200 meters
Soil:Calcareous clay in Abalos area and Gravel and pebbles in Monte Yerga.
Viticulture:All work is done by hand and the vineyards are plowed by hand with horses.
Vinification:The grapes are sorted and destemmed by hand. Fermentation is done in oak vats with wild yeast. Malolactic takes place in the barrel.
Aging:The wine ages in French oak for about 18 months.
Production:2,500 bottles
Tasting:This is their top wine and the ultimate expression of a Graciano based wine.