Labastida Wineries and Vineyards combines the traditional wine-making ethos with the latest technological developments so as to make the best wines. Its spacious, modern premises make for a large production capacity. The Winery has vats of very varied sizes in which wines are aged separately %u2013 from small blends to large volumes. This large capacity means that each varietal can be vinified independently, giving 7 different qualities.
Very fruity, bright nose. Smooth, a little chalky, with lots of black pepper.
Deep ruby color - a bit of black pepper, red fruit and spice. Juicy and fresh, with a good zest of acidity, some black pepper bite and an herbal finish.
This was a bit acidic. Lots of fresh, tart berries and some earthiness. But I found the acidity to cut through a bit too much. Might be OK with some pizza.
Food Pairings for Castillo Labastida Rioja Madurado
Best Wine Deals
Tempranillo Top Lists
Beringer White Zinfandel Large Format BottleRated
Meet me in NapaReplied
Hello Everyone I am Keran HillReplied
Reserva Casillero del Diablo Cabernet Sauvignon (2015)Rated
Reserva Casillero del Diablo Cabernet Saucignon (2015)Rated
Sparrow Creek Merlot California (2014)Rated
Spam up the gazoo!Replied
19 Crimes Red (2014)Rated
Seven Daughters Winery Moscato (2014)Cellared
Crane Lake Shiraz (2014)Wishlisted