Winery Tasting Notes: The Tempranillo offers sweet dark cherry flavors, while the Garnacha softens the palate and lends nuances of spice and dark berry to the blend. Undertones of vanilla and toasted oak are framed by a juicy texture and a long, smooth finish.
Blend: 88% Tempranillo, 12% Garnacha
Alcohol Level: 14%
Maturity: Drink now – 2022
Pairings: Spanish-inspired dishes—especially grilled lamb chops, a rich chorizo and bean stew, or paella.
Fun Facts: Bodegas Martín Códax was founded in 1986 and was named after the most known Galician troubadour whose medieval poems, the oldest of Galician-Portuguese language with the original music, are preserved. In the poems, the troubadour sings to love and to the sea of our coastline..Highly regarded for distinctive and age-worthy red wines, Rioja is Spain’s most celebrated wine region.Notoriously food-friendly with soft tannins, modest alcohol, and bright acidity, Tempranillo is the star of Spain’s Rioja and Ribera del Duero regions.
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