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Lacrimus 5 - Tempranillo Rioja

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Lacrimus 5 - Tempranillo Rioja

Lacrimus 5 is a delicious red wine from wineries Rodriguez Sanzo, for which grapes are grown in the old district of La Rioja. Where now are grown vines, at the dawn of civilization walking dinosaurs. This area - one of the oldest in Europe. The vineyards are located on stony soils with admixtures of clay and gravel. The wine is created from Tempranillo grapes, carefully grown under constant supervision of employees. After fermentation, the wine is aged for at least five months in barriques special. On the inner side of these American oak barrels have notches, which increases the surface contact...

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Malbec

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Malbec

Malbec is a purple grape variety used in making red wine. The grapes tend to have an inky dark colour and robust tannins. The main fruit flavors in a glass of Argentine Malbec are blackberry, plum, and black cherry. The nuanced flavors offer milk chocolate, cocoa powder, violet flowers, leather, and, depending on the amount of oak aging, a sweet tobacco finish. Unlike Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec doesn’t have a super long finish. Because of this, Malbec is great with leaner red meats. The wine does extremely well with funky flavours like blue cheese and rustic flavours like mushrooms and cumin spice....

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