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Bodegas Amezola Rioja Crianza 2016

14% abv

The Crianza is 85% Tempranillo, 10% Mazuelo, Graciano 5% and spends 15 months in barrel (60% American & 40% French). Fine & elegant with oaked nuances, sweet fruits and smoky licorice.

£15.50inclusive of Duty and VAT

Limited stock, only 9 remaining

The small family owned estate of 60ha is located in Rioja Alavesa, in Torremontalbo; a tiny village of no more than 20 inhabitants! Bodegas Amézola de la Mora has been aptly run by sisters Cristina and María Amézola following on the tragic death of their respected winemaker father Inigo in 1999. At the time the sisters took on the reigns of the winery they were the youngest wine-producers of the Rioja region. Yet, their young age did not deter them from their goal of pursuing their father’s ambitions. Their enthusiasm and high diligence to producing wines of the highest quality have since earned them an enviable place in Rioja.
The vineyards are located in the viciniity of the Najerilla ; a tributary of the river Ebro with the Cantabria range at the back providing shelter from the cold winds that come in from the Basque Country. This prime location offers optimum ripening opportunities for the Tempranillo grape which accounts for over 85% of the estate plantings.

The winery perfectly combines the qualities associated with tradition and innovation. On one hand, Amezola (whose winery dates back the mid-19th century with old underground cellars) produces traditional Rioja wines which sing of more classic, old school winemaking following the crianza, reserva and gran reserva ageing regimens.

Reference #:
14 ABV
Bottles per Case
12 bottles
Carignan/e (Mazuelo), Graciano, Tempranillo (Tinto Fino / Tinto Roriz / Tinto de Toro)

What do I pay for delivery?

Shipping is free on all Duty Paid UK orders over £150 and £190 for Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Isles of Scilly.

Orders under £150 are charged a flat rate of £6.95 incl. VAT for all deliveries.

Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Isles of Scilly.

Orders under £190 are charged flat rate of £12.00 incl. VAT for all deliveries.

All stock bought from Bond will be charged at delivery cost as quoted by the bond. As this varies dependent on the location of the wines and ultimate destination this will be quoted to you at the point of billing for VAT and duty.

Where do you ship to and when will it arrive?

We use leading carrier DPD, providing a Track and Trace Next Day Service.

All orders confirmed by us before 12 noon will be eligible for next day delivery. Exact delivery date is dependent on collation of your order and will be confirmed to you in a subsequent email from you order confirmation.

Deliveries are normally between 09.00 and 17.00 Tuesday to Friday and a signature is required on receipt of delivery. (We do not ship on a Friday for Monday delivery unless specfically requested to do so).

If you are out a card is left, with an instruction to call the local depot to re-arrange delivery. Alternatively you can inform us to “leave safe”, “leave with a neighbour”, “leave in garage” etc. and we will pass this information onto the courier. Please remember that, in accordance with our Terms & Conditions, alcohol will only be left with persons over 18 Years Old.

A shipping confirmation email will be sent when your order has been processed and shipped. You will be sent a text with a delivery time slot and a consignment number along with instructions on how to amend this if required.

We use Mailsafe packaging and double walled cardboard boxes for secure shipping of all bottles. Clear labelling marked FRAGILE is applied and all our despatches.

UK mainland deliveries are overnight from confirmation of despatch with the exception of the following postcodes where deliveries are made on a 2 to 5 day service from despatch : 

IV 3 to 11, IV14 to 28, IV 40 & IV 51 to 54, IV 63. KW 1 to 3 & KW 5 to 14. PH 33 to 41