Siglo Saco Tempranillo

This shows depth and richness with blueberry and some raspberry character, as well as licorice. Medium to full body. Firm, creamy tannins with a stone and cement undertone. Recommended temperature of service: Between 15° and 18° C (59-64,4°F).

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Description

Intense cherry red color with high robe and garnet rim. Medium-high intensity and stands out for its red and black fruit in perfect harmony with the spices, eucalyptus and elegant toasted from the oak barrel. Fresh, round, elegant with very ripe tannins. Long aftertaste reminiscent of the red and black fruit.

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Specifications

ALCOHOL
13.5%

ACIDITY
5g/L

SUGAR CONTENT
Less than 1g/L

AGING IN OAK
12 months

BARREL REGIME
50% French and 50% American oak barrels

AGING IN BOTTLE
6 months

The Producer

Siglo is the most emblematic brand of the Rioja Qualified Denomination of Origin, made in Bodegas Manzanos, a winery with more than 127 years of winemaking tradition. Symbol of Rioja, it is one of the few brands that still preserves the traditional Burgundy bottle. Among its range, Siglo Saco stands out, recognized worldwide for the sack that covers its bottle, which is made by hand by ASPRODEMA, an association of people with intellectual disabilities.

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Awards

James Suckling – 92pts, 2018