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Rioja Horizonte de Exopto Exopto  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle
Rioja Horizonte de Exopto Exopto  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle Rioja Horizonte de Exopto Exopto  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Rioja Horizonte de Exopto Exopto 2016

A subtle and delicious Rioja from a Gascon winegrower. Delightful with lightly spiced meats.

  • €14,90


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Lot Description: Rioja Horizonte de Exopto Exopto 2016

Lot description

  • Quantity 1 Bottle
  • Level:1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Trade
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • Custom Seal : no

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Spain - Rioja
  • Appellation/Wine: Rioja
  • Climat/Cuvée: Horizonte de Exopto
  • Producer/Owner: Exopto
  • Vintage: 2016
  • Color: Red
  • Grape variety: 65% Tempranillo, 20% graziano, 15% Grenache
  • Service temperature (in °C): 16

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Size (in ha): 10
  • Intensity : Full-bodied
  • Dominant aroma : Spices
  • Tasting occasion : Gastronomic wine
  • Matured for ten months in French (90%) and American (10%) oak barrels, Bodega Exopto's Horizonte de Exopto develops beautiful aromas of spices, incense and leather, with attractive black berries. It is a subtle, flavoursome wine. A real feast.

    Bodega Exopto has been owned for ten years by Frenchman Tom Puyaubert, who has settled in the village of Laguardia. His vines, which range in age from 20 to 90 years, come from the Rioja Alta, Rioja Avalesa and Rioja Baja wine regions. His mineral fruity and well-structured wines are rich and balanced, and characterised by subtlety and elegance. One of the unusual features of the domaine is that wines are blended (a throwback to the vine grower’s Gascony roots) from Tempranillo, of course, but also Grenache for the reds and Viura, white Grenache and Malvasia Riojana for the whites.
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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Further information

  • Service temperature16°
  • Peak -
Up for grabs 150 euro 2019