The barrel-aged Sela Rioja 1.5 l Magnum in gift box from the wine-growing region of La Rioja offers a dense purple red in the glass. Slightly slanted, the edges of this barrel-aged wine show a transition of color towards garnet red. After the first swirl, this red wine reveals a high density and richness, which is evident in strong church windows at the rim of the glass. Poured into a red wine glass, this red wine from Spain presents wonderfully expressive aromas of plum, black cherry, plum and morello cherry, rounded out by cinnamon, gingerbread spice and oriental spices contributed by barrel aging.
The Sela Rioja 1.5 l Magnum in gift box from Bodegas Roda is perfect for all wine lovers who like it dry. At the same time, however, it never shows itself meager or brittle, as one can naturally expect in a wine icon wine segment. On the tongue, this punchy red wine is characterized by an incredibly dense and fleshy texture. Finally, the finale of this ripening red wine from the wine-growing region of La Rioja convinces with a beautiful reverberation.
Vinification of the Bodegas Roda Sela Rioja 1.5 l Magnum in gift box
Basis for the powerful Sela Rioja 1.5 l Magnum in gift box from La Rioja are grapes from the grape varieties Garnacha, Graciano and Tempranillo. After harvesting, the grapes reach the press house by the fastest route. Here they are selected and carefully broken up. This is followed by fermentation in small wood at controlled temperatures. After the end of fermentation, the Sela Rioja 1.5 l Magnum in gift box is aged for another 12 months in French oak barriques.
Food recommendation for the Sela Rioja 1,5 l Magnum in gift box from Bodegas Roda
This Spanish red wine is best enjoyed tempered at 15 - 18°C. It is perfect as a companion to roasted trout with ginger pear, vegetable salad with beetroot or coconut-lime fish curry.
Awards for the Sela Rioja 1,5 l Magnum in gift box from Bodegas Roda
In addition to an icon wine reputation, this Bodegas Roda wine can also boast awards and top ratings beyond 90 points. In detail these are
- Wine Advocate - Robert M. Parker - 91 points
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