Tempranillo, 2015

Viña Illusion

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Vina Ilusion Tempranillo 2015

$23.00

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The wine's story

Ask any winemaker, and they’ll tell you that while you can make poor quality wine on great land, you absolutely cannot make great wine on poor quality land. This way of thinking, led by a deeper un... read more

Sommelier notes

Vina Ilusion is a rarity in Rioja - a smallish vineyard, certified organic viticulture and a focus on the fruit of the wine rather than the smoky oak.

This is no wilting daisy, however - expect plu... read more

Food pairings

Natural tempranillo wines such as this one from Vina Ilusion pack in plenty of flavour and tannin, and as such call out for quite rich, fatty foods to provide balance and to absorb all that power. ... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 3-5 years - This will improve over the next few years, but don't be afraid to open it today!

Alcohol Level: 13.50%

    • Pairings
    • Italian
    • Antipasto
    • Lamb
    • Roasted Vegetables
    • Spanish Cuisine
    • French Cuisine
    • Production Methods
    • Organic
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Earthy
    • Fruity
    • Seasons
    • Autumn
    • Spring
    • Moods
    • Bored
    • Mood for something different
    • Oak
    • No