Wine Type: Red Wine
Grape Variety: 100% Tempranillo
Aging Potential: Drink now
Serving Temperature: 16 °C
Alcohol Level: 14.5%
Region: Ribera del Duero
CORIMBO I is the stellar wine of Bodegas LA HORRA, voluminous and at the same time fine and elegant. From vines over 50 years old and made 100% from the Tinta del País variety. It undergoes the alcoholic fermentation in wooden vats and the malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels. It is aged for 16 months in French and American oak barrels, of which 40-50% are new barrels. CORIMBO I was chosen as "Platinum Best In Show", the best red wine in the world over 15 pounds made with Spanish varieties, in the Decanter World Wine Awards 2016 (DWWA), the most prestigious wine competition in the world.
- Very intense with a dark cherry background and dark red rim.
- Very intense, full of fruit. Blackberries, plums and black berries. Hugely expressive with perfectly integrated oak. Black profile with red notes.
- Voluminous, fresh, very rich. With a magnificent fruit. Fine but present tannin. Magnificent wine. Excellent to have with meat dishes
- Roast Lamb
- Iberian Ham