What is Tempranillo? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety
What is Tempranillo? Where is it grown and what should it taste like? This is a guide is everything you need to know about Tempranillo wine from...
What is Tempranillo? Tempranillo is a red wine grape varietal of the species Vitis vinifera Tempranillo. These wines are rich with lots of cherry flavour, high tannin, alcohol and body. In this post, weâll cover some quick facts on the Tempranillo wine varietal and give you an in-depth analysis of...
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Aglianico
An introductory guide to Aglianico wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try a Aglianico wine if you like Nebbiolo (Barolo) Overview of the Aglianico wine varietal A complex, tannic red wine with intense colour and flavours. Why we like the Aglianico varietal, grape, and wine A wine like Aglianico with high tannins and high acidity make great food wines. Powerful flavours...
Reviewed on March 17, 2015
2006 Vintage - lots of cherry, oak, and red fruits with a peppery finish. The oak ageing has reduced the tannins to silky and not overpowering. A great find at Broadway Wine Shop in Kitsilano, Vancouver.
About the Producer
Fuenmayor, La Rioja, Spain
Bodegas LAN’s honesty is embodied in our wines since the winery’s foundation in 1972. Bodegas LAN is full of meaning. The name itself is an acronym based on the initials of each of the three provinces that form the D.O.Ca. Rioja: Logroño (currently part of La Rioja), Alava and Navarra. LAN is Rioja...