Maisulan Doce is a Crianza red wine from Rioja Alavesa.
The average age of the vines is 45 years old and they are located in the municipalities of Elvillar and Viñaspre, at an altitude of 470 and 570 metres. The vineyards are Los Lagos, Castillejo, Majadahonda and Sobremoro, where you will find calcareous clayey soils, that are shallow on the hillsides, with little water retention capacity.
Maisulan focus on rational viticulture and minimum intervention in the vineyard. The grapes are manually harvested, destemmed, and fermented at 23ºC to 26ºC. Autochthonous yeasts are used and maceration occurs for 18 days.
Here's a taste of what you can expect from this wine:
- Aromas: Maisulan Doce is fruit-forward on the nose with dark fruit and hints of spice and tea leaves.
- Palate: It has a medium to full body, firm and silky tannins and a flavourful finish.
Maisulan Doce 2019
VINTAGE - 2019
D.O. - Rioja Alavesa
GRAPES - 90% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano
ALCOHOL - 14%