Bodegas Luis CañasFinca El Palacio 2018Product code: 15401
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Bodegas Luis Cañas Finca El Palacio is a sophisticated Spanish wine that captures the essence of the Rioja region. This rich red wine tempts the palate with its deep ruby colour and intense aromas of ripe black fruits, spices, and vanilla. Produced from hand-selected grapes grown in the esteemed Finca El Palacio vineyard, this wine demonstrates a perfect balance between power and elegance. The velvety texture, supported by well-integrated tannins, leads to a long and silky finish. Perfectly paired with hearty dishes or enjoyed on its own, this exquisite wine offers a taste of Spain's finest winemaking traditions.
A lovely dark plum red colour, the ripe concentrated fruit aromas have a mineral touch, spice and notes of forest fruit preserve wrapped in tones of butterscotch. Concentrated and buttery, well-balanced with fine tannins and well balanced acidity. A long and expressive finish leaving a clear impression of the mineral character of the terroir.
About the Winery
Located in the heart of Rioja Alavesa, Spain, Bodegas Luis Cañas has built a reputation for crafting wines in the region. With a heritage that dates back generations, Juan Luis Cañas now leads the winery as its fifth-generation proprietor. Bodegas Luis Cañas is also highly regarded for its commitment to employing friendly and sustainable practices in its wine production.
Bodegas Luis Cañas had a philosophy of protecting nature and used methods during winemaking that maintained this value. The vineyard employed renewable energy like solar panels to lighten their footprint. They focused on natural solutions like balanced fertilizers and pest management to lessen chemical effects.
Covering over 350 acres in the Rioja Alavesa region, the vineyards of Bodegas Luis Cañas span a varied landscape. Some vineyards nestle in the foothills of the Sierra de Cantabria mountains while others grace the banks of the winding Ebro River Valley below. Within these diverse plots of land, the vineyards possess unique terroirs that allow the winemakers at Bodegas Luis Cañas to craft an array of wines. Each fluid expresses the characteristics of its birthplace through distinctive flavours and captivating scents on the nose. Though terrain differs, the passionate vintners utilise their environment to its fullest potential, drawing forth complexities from the very soils.
For generations, the Cañas family has been deeply connected to the winemaking traditions of the Rioja Alavesa region. Their expertise and knowledge have been passed down through the ages, shaping their journey. 1928, Luis Cañas, the owner’s grandfather, established Bodegas Luis Cañas. Since then, this prestigious winery has consistently produced wines that beautifully showcase the essence of this region.
Bodegas Luis Cañas stands as a testament to both history and sustainable practices. With a commitment to eco approaches and diverse vineyards, it proudly distinguishes itself from other wineries in Rioja Alavesa. If you are searching for wines that offer quality and boast distinctive flavours and captivating aromas, visiting Bodegas Luis Cañas is an absolute must.