Corriente | Bodega Lanzaga

The term Corriente was used in the early 20th Century to describe good, approachable everyday wines drunk by ordinary people, that reflect their region. Creamy and spicy, combining berries, spicy oak and earthy tannins, it makes an excellent food wine.

 

Region:

Rioja

Appellation:

Rioja

Variety / Blend:

Graciano: Garnacha: 90% Tempranillo:

Climate:

Mediterranean with maritime influence

Soils:

Poor, shallow, stony calcareous soils over sandstone and marl

Farming:

Mix of certified organic and traditional

Altitude:

480-650 metres

Fermentation:

In concrete with natural yeasts

Ageing:

12 months in old oak barrels and foudre

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