Chardonnay, the principal varietal in the coupage, brings freshness and ageing potential thanks to the continental climate it grows in, while Xarel·lo and Parellada grapes from the Mediterranean climate of Penedès round the cava off. A splendid Gran Reserva; complex, expressive, with a guarantee of a long life.
What does this wine taste like?
|Pale yellow / Golden glints / Fine bubbles
|Stone fruit / Peach / Nectarine / Toasty notes / Brioche / Dried fruit and nuts
|Complex / Elegant / Balanced / Creamy / Long
Drinking and storing
Seafood / Sushi / Smoked / Cod
Ratings and awards
|Continental with Mediterranean influence
With its origins dating back to 1551, Codorníu is considered to be Spain's oldest family firm, the winery that pioneered Cava production and a very fine brand right from the onset. Codorníu is a prestigious winery, historic, capable of combining tradition and innovation, well-regarded due to a constantly modern and elegant image and to high quality products, identifying with the terroir and made with great respect shown for Nature. Josep Raventós produced his first bottle...