LA RIOJA ALTA 904 2015
This wine is mainly made from the Tempranillo grape variety, complemented by other local varieties.
The 904 is matured for an extended period in oak barrels, giving it structure and subtle aromas. It is then matured in bottle before being released on the market, allowing it to develop great complexity over time.
The 2015 vintage of La Rioja Alta 904 is widely praised for its concentration of ripe fruit, silky tannins and lingering finish. It offers complex aromas of red fruit, spice and woody notes, with an elegance and balance that make it a popular choice among wine connoisseurs.
La Rioja Alta is one of the most prestigious wineries in La Rioja. Founded in 1890, the winery has a long tradition and a reputation for excellence in the production of top-quality wines.
The vineyards of La Rioja Alta are located in the Rioja region, a renowned wine-growing area in northern Spain. The vineyards enjoy a continental climate with Mediterranean influences, creating ideal conditions for growing grape varieties such as Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano and Mazuelo.
La Rioja Alta places great importance on traditional winemaking, using methods that have been tried and tested over generations. They are renowned for their judicious use of oak for ageing, giving their wines a distinct complexity and elegance.
What to do in the region
Wine museum: Visit museums dedicated to wine, such as the Museo Vivanco de la Cultura del Vino, to learn more about the region’s wine-making history and culture.
Winery tours: Explore the region’s historic wineries, such as La Rioja Alta, Marqués de Riscal, and CVNE, to learn about the winemaking process and taste a variety of wines.
Regional cuisine: Sample delicious local cuisine, including traditional dishes such as roast suckling pig, chorizo and pintxos, accompanied by the renowned wines of La Rioja.