Shop For Wine
Buy wine online! select from hundreds of wines you can only find in restaurants. Whether you are searching for a full bodied cabernet sauvignon or a fresh and fun prosecco, WineWire has the wine for you.
Subscribe to our free newsletter for the inside scoop on great wines & upcoming wine events
Can’t find the wine you love?
We can find it for you!"
Find My Wine
|Wine for the Barbecue Life|
|Wine Essentials for Summer Sipping|
|The Wines of Sonoma's Tin Barn Vineyards|
|Discover The Wines of Ciù Ciù|
New @ Winewire
Agricola La Bastida - Bodegas Tierra La Greña Rioja DOCa 2016
This family-run winery is located in the old Jewish quarter of Labistada, in Rioja Alavesa, in a building that dates back to the 13th century. Beneath the building is a network of underground caves (some excavated in the 1400s) which form a natural cellar for approximately 500 barrels. Generations of the family have been involved in winegrowing and winemaking, and their love and passion for their land and wine lives on with the current owner, Carlos Fernandez Gomez.
Carlos works with approximately thirty hectares of vineyards which face the Toloño mountain, tended with the greatest care by wine growers from Labastida and San Vicente. He feels the key to get the best results from the vineyards is the right choice of soil and grape variety, plus their orientation together.
Tierra is a family project, with three generations or winemakers working with traditional grape varieties of the Rioja Alavesa.
This wine is made from 100% Malvasia grapes, hand-harvested in small (14kg) boxes from the oldest Pago of the family - named “Cuba Negra”- in south Labistada. This Pago was planted in 1910.
The grapes are destemmed and macerated for 24 hours. Alcoholic fermentation takes place in a 750 litre Austrian-oak foudre, and remains in the vat for 12 months - half of the time on the lees. Alc./vol.: 14.0%.
Tasting note: Bright straw colour. Intense, somewhat smoky aromas and flavours of stone fruits - peach and yellow plum - and warm citrus with floral/mineral notes of honey, laurel, aromatic herbs, nutmeg, and brioche. Medium- to full-bodied, dry, medium acidity, some mineral notes, with a long, elegant, finish.
Pairings: Shellfish, fresh- and salt-water fish, vegetarian dishes (artichoke), rice dishes,, white meats (grilled chicken and pork) and mature cheese. Good match with rich and strong flavours. Serve around 12-15 celsius.
You may also like...
Blanville Chardonnay Roussanne Grande Réserve IGP Pays d’Oc (organic, low intervention & vegan) 2018
Languedoc-Roussillon, France, 750mL, 12 bottles per case
From the stony clay-limestone of the Pays d'Oc, this blend of Chardonnay and Roussanne is rich and full with potent yellow apple, baked pear, toasty coconut ...
Add to Cart$272.88 Per Case ($22.74/btl)
Portugal, 750mL, 6 bottles per case
This blend of 85% Arinto de Azores (unrelated to mainland Portugal's Arinto) and 15% Verdejo was whole bunch pressed, and fermented in inox with battonage. L...
Add to Cart$292.38 Per Case ($48.73/btl)