Contador 2012

Bodega Contador



REALASE FOR SALE: September 2014

PREVIUOS VINTAGES: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011

VINEYARDS USED: San Juan, El Sauco, El Vizcarral, El Bombón, Ábalos, El Bardallo, Sisabal, Murmurón and La Rad

MUNICIPALITIES: San Vicente de la Sonsierra and Ábalos

REGION: Rioja

GRAPE VARIETIES: 92% Tempranillo, 4% Graciano and 4% Mazuelo

VITICULTURE

PRUNING: Gobelet

SOIL TYPE: Dry

IRRIGATION: None

GREEN PRUNING: Yes

PRODUCTION PER VINE: 0,5 Kg.

HARVESTING PERIOD: From 25th of September to 13th of October

VINIFICATION

DESTEMMING: Yes

CRUSHING: No

FERMENTATION: Oak vats

"CRIANZA" BARREL-AGEING: 19 months

BARRELS TYPE: 100% New French oak

CLARIFYING/FINNING: None

COLD STABILIZATION: None

FILTERING: None

ANALYSIS

ALCOHOL: 15,20 %

TOTAL ACIDITY: 5,3 g per l

pH: 3,64

PRODUCTION

5.900 bottles