Navigation
Account

Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto 2015

‹Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto

Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto has a lively woody aroma which fits well with the typical fruitiness of these, soft, round and oaky grape varieties

A ruby red in colour, Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto has light tawny shades of a medium-high layer.

With a smooth, silky body – Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto is elegant and sophisticated, leaving a lingering length on the palate.

Suggested Food Match with Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto are Shepherd’s Pie; Steak and Kidney Pudding; Roast Lamb

Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto is produced by a family winery originally founded in 1918 as Bodegas Arjona, in 1983 the Navajas family become the sole stockholders, changing its name to Bodegas Navajas.  Bodegas Navajas

Background:-

The year 2000 was a turning point in the Bodega’s history when they invested in enlarging and improving the winery and cellars with a new barrel-aging area, and adding new modern facilities equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

The family believe that the quality of the wine begins in the vineyards, and for this reason they monitor and control the vineyards which belong to their growers in Rioja Alta and Baja.

Some of the finest fruit from Rioja’s best vineyards are used in Navajas.

They used to sell to the big names but now, wisely, have decided to keep it for themselves – unsurprisingly the Rioja made here is quintessential – soft, round and oaky.

Antonia Navajas Senior built the first Navajas bodega at that time, now supplanted by a state-of-the-art facility introduced by his son Antonio Jr., now in charge.

Here, the wines are fermented in stainless steel tanks before ageing in new oak barrels.

Navajas get their hands on some of the finest fruit from Rioja’s best vineyards. They used to sell on the fruit to the big names including CVNE but now, wisely, have decided to keep it for themselves.

Antonio’s wines are approachability, combining fresh fruit and clean oak characters, this is what makes them so popular with members.

The red wines are 80-85% Tempranillo with Garnacha and Manuela (aka Carignan) making up the balance.

The white is predominantly Viura.

Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto – Hay Wines

Reviews (0)

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Navajas Rioja Crianza Tinto 2015”

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Returns & Delivery
Returns and Exchanges

All goods should be examined upon receipt, and any claim for loss or breakage notified by email or telephone to Hay Wines immediately. In the case of goods delivered by couriers, unless any claim is made within 24 hours, no compensation, refund or other credit will be available. In the case of damaged goods, Hay Wines reserves the right to collect these.

Ship your items back to us

If you wish to return your order due to an error on our behalf, we are happy to collect or get our courier to collect from the delivery address stated on the invoice, providing the parcel is securely packed in the same way as it was sent out. If you wish to return the parcel yourself please feel free to do so. Once the parcel has returned to us we will refund you the full amount. Please note that refunds may take up to 7 working days to appear in your account.

For more information, view our full Terms and Conditions information.

Related Products

af482319-a470-4cd3-86e1-5d9b7a56441c Quick View

Nostros Reserva Carmenere 2020

Deep violet, almost black, color. To the nose it has spiced notes with some forest fruits and berries. Very sweet and complex. On the palate it's smooth and round, fleshy and concentrate. The wood is attractive and harmonious, with a long, robust finish.
£9.99 Add to basket
Zuccardi Valles Bonarda Quick View

Zuccardi Valles Bonarda 2018

Zuccardi Valles Bonarda has a delicious bouquet of fresh dark cherries, crème de cassis and exuberant blackberry fruit notes. The palate is soft and juicy.
£13.99 Add to basket
c38d9c59-741e-4682-a291-a5d1688c2f80 Quick View

Andre Brunel Cotes du Rhone 2017

Andre Brunels skills have earned him worldwide recognition for the intensity and concentration of his wines, combining modern technical expertise and traditional power of the region. The Cotes du Rhone is balanced intense and powerful, with spicy, savoury fuit and a white pepper and plum fruit finish.
£11.29 Add to basket
2e223650-4b93-4cd1-a1a5-ac1b09711716 Quick View

Aromo Carmenere 2018

Deep garnet red, the nose has herbaceous, cherry and green pepper notes, on the palate there are ripe, velvet tannins and a stylish fruit finish.
£8.99 Add to basket
9b025e9e-4148-4d3c-ac89-91cf43c10c1b Quick View

Peter Lehmann Mentor Cabernet 2014

This Cabernet is a limited release showing great depth of colour, rich blackcurrant flavours together with a firm, fine grained tannin finish- a wine of great concentration and style which can be cellared with confidence. After a short burst of heat in late January and early February, it was warm and stable for the remainder of the vintage producing richly flavoured red wines of exceptional quality. Mentor is an ideal accompaniment to duck, goose and game dishes. It is superb with oxtail, braised lamb shanks and wonderful with a fine aged cheddar.
£26.49 Add to basket
4169b3e0-5eb5-417e-8ff6-ab22ba7875bc Quick View

Peter Lehmann Layers Red 2017

A unique, idiosyncratic blend that delivers multiple layers of flavour. Shiraz brings fruit depth and structure, combining beautifully with the aromatics and spiciness of Grenache, Mourvedre adds wild earthy notes to the blend and complements the firm, savoury character of Tempranillo, to surround and soften the palate of this multi-dimensional wine.
£12.49 Add to basket
24d1264c-848e-47d4-bbbe-e5b366f78622 Quick View

Battle of Bosworth Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

This is a classic Cabernet Sauvignon with red and black fruits on the nose, fine tannins, great length and persistence, and a medium body. The oak is nicely integrated and the result is a super wine from a splendid vintage.
£19.99 Add to basket
49899f90-bff6-43bf-a0ed-8a8970410e47 Quick View

Dandelion Vineyards Lionheart of the Barossa Shiraz 2018

Intense crimson with youthful purple hues. Lifted blue fruits of blood plum and ripe blackberries along with Christmas pudding-like spice flow out of the glass as well as spicy pepper and hints of bramble and dark chocolate. Generous mouth-filling sweet blackberry, raspberry and plums cover the palate with lashings of sweet spice. Firm but fine tannins and dark chocolaty nuances continue throughout the lengthy palate with youthful finish.
£14.29 Add to basket
3262dbaa-818c-446c-90df-b34557a86381 Quick View

Peter Lehmann Black Queen Sparkling Shiraz 2014

Beautifully deep in colour with a persistent fine bead. The nose is an enticing mlange of chocolate, dark cherry, hints of spice, a touch of vanilla. A beautifully integrated and fully harmonious wine offering an explosion of flavour balanced by the complexity resulting from its time in the bottle
£23.69 Add to basket
16cf7aaf-617a-497f-a2c0-6dad9edf9197 Quick View

William Downie Yarra Valley Pinot Noir 2015

Deep in colour, the nose is dense and complex with wild blackberries, raspberry, poached plum and an earthy peat character. It is precise and detailed yet difficult to describe. The palate has lots of pithy tannin and a delicate, textured mid palate.
£50.49 Add to basket
Back to top