A True First Growth In Rioja
Essence and personality. As the latst addition to Pujanza family, La Paul vineyard, situated on a hillside facing east on the slopes of the town of Laguardia, stands out for its essence and personality.
Lush, wide and round with elegant ripe fruits, mineral hints, well integrated wood and lingering finish.
|Country: Spain||Grape(s): Rioja red blend|
|Region: La Rioja||Serving Temperature: 16 - 18ºC|
Pairing: Beef, lamb, veal, poultry, mature cheeses
91 pts, Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
92 pts, James Suckling
94 pts: Tim Atkin
93 pts: Guia Penin
99 pts, Guia Proensa
95 pts, Guia Gourmets
Winery: Bodegas Pujanza
About The Brand:
Carlos San Pedro, owner-winemaker of Pujanza winery, is the 4th generation of a family of vinegrowers and winemakers of Laguardia. With youthful enthusiasm his connects with contemporary consumers developing harmonious wines, balanced with the perfect mix of depth and elegance in the purist style of Rioja Alavesa. Pujanza, his personal dream project, became a reality in 1998 when he released its 1st vintage. Situated in the heart of Rioja along the beautiful foothills of Sierra de Cantabria surrounded by farms, exceptional altitude and weather conditions for the cultivation of vines, Pujanza's wines are marked with different unique personalities through the evolution of the vineyard. All Pujanza wines are aged in barrels for a minimum of 12 months.