La Rioja Alta Rioja Centenario 1890-1990 1973‏

Rioja Alta Centenario

A one-off commemorative bottling from one of Rioja's most prestigious producers

 

A special bottling, now 42 years of age!

Rioja Alta Centenario 1973 2

La Rioja Alta Rioja Centenario 1890-1990 1973

Normal Price $195.00

Pre Arrival Price $165.00

20 bottles remaining

 

Soliciting Flavours: This wine is a one off and what a one off it is. It was released in 1990 to celebrate 100 years since the winery's formation. The grapes used are mainly tempranillo (85%), with graciano, mazuela and viura added to the mix. It is aged 2 years in wooden vats, 10 years in 18 to 20 year old American oak barrels and had had 29 years in the bottle when we opened it. This wine was quite simply stunning. Lovely aromas of meatiness and leather were followed by beautifully fresh flavours of baked orange and spices. It had great length with these flavours persisting for an age on the palate, intensifying rather than diminishing sat in the mouth. I absolutely loved it. Excellent+/Superb

 

Click here to read more about the wine and order on line.

 

Click here to view the full range of aged Rioja available. We have wines from many other great vintages including 1970, 1975 and 1978. Mix and match as you wish.

Orders may also be placed by email to sales@grandmillesime.com.au or by phone. Don't delay - our recent Rioja offers have all been very well received.
Cheers, 
Darren

GM Logo New  

Grand Millesime Pty Ltd

21 Toorak Road

South Yarra

Vic 3141

 

Phone: (03) 9326 5737

 

Recent Email Offers

Recent Email Offers

 

Did you know that you can view all of our Recent Email Offers on our website.

 

Under QUICK LINKS at the bottom of each page is a link to Recent Email Offers.

 

You can view all past email offers here. Remember not all will be current.

 

Click here to view.

 

 

 

 
 

Under the Liquor Reform Act 1998, it is an offence for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor. It is also an offence for a licensee to supply liquor or permit liquor to be supplied to a person under the age of 18 years.

 If you wish to unsubscribe from our mailing list please click on the unsubscribe link below.

Tasting French Wine Club Buy Fine French wines Best New Premium Wine Premium Wine for Sale