RiojaWine 

Bodegas Ontañón, a 5th generation family-owned and run winery in Rioja Baja, have developed the Artesa Riojarange of wines specifically for Independent British Restaurants. High quality fruit from the lower reaches of theirextensive vineyards which, when combined with their advanced technical capabilities, modern vinification cellars andgood quality oak barrels, produces a range of wines which are perfect for by the glass.

Artesa Tempranillo (13.5%)

Fruity Red

175ml        250ml      Bottle

£7.50       £8.75      £28.95    

Artesa Rosado (13.5%)

Dry Rose

£7.50       £8.75      £28.95    

Artesa Viura (12.5%)

Mineral White

£7.50       £8.75      £28.95    

Crianza (13%)

The rule of Crianza - Artesa applied, 12 months in oak 12 months in bottle gives a wine that has lifted aromatics of bramble fruit with some pepper and spice. Substantial on the palate, with plummy fruit, ripe tannins and a gently savory fresh finish

                                 £34.00   

Reserva (13%)     

Reserva – Vega Del Rayo, reserved for three years with a minimum of one being in oak.

This is a very traditional Rioja Reserva from vineyards in Rioja Alta and packed full of lovely leathery black fruit and spice. Lots of depth of flavour great for the more meaty cuisine

                                 £39.00   

Gran Reserva (14.5%)     

Minimum of 5 years, with two of those years being within an oak cask or barrel. This one selected from Beronia, the oldest Rioja Bodegeos family

                                 £52.00