Viña Tondonia Tinto Reserva 2008 Rioja

£37.99 Incl. tax
In stock

One of the most famous Rioja's from the third oldest bodega in La Rioja. Black cherry, red currant, leather, smoke and vanilla. Bound together with very fine tannins and a long finish. Drink now or cellar for even more pleasure.

Free nationwide delivery on orders over £150. See delivery information for details.
Free local Cambridge delivery on orders over £30. See delivery information for details.
Can't find something? Let us know and we will try to find it for you. Email [email protected]
Next day delivery on orders placed before 11am

Tempranillo (75%), Garnacho (15%), Graciano and Mazuelo (10%)

Of the 170ha of vineyards the selection came from 154ha, slightly smaller than 2004. Although there was a drop on production due to pollination, the regulating body for Rioja classified the vintage as Excellent.

All harvesting is made by hand and transported in their traditional open ended wooden cones which stop the grapes from being crushed before reaching the winery.

The wine is fermented in very old large oak vats which do not impart flavour. The wine is then transferred to American oak barrels, stored in their cellars for 6 years and racked every 6 months.


About Lopez de Heredia

Founded in 1877, tradItion is everything at Lopez de Heredia. Go back just 10 years and you could not sell this kind of wine. Now these are on allocation and the volumes are not increasing! During tough financial times in Spain, Lopez de Heredia could have followed a lot of their peers in making younger more modern wines but that was not in their blood. Their key to quality wine is not just vineyard selection but the best oak and time. Which is why they have an in house cooperage working around the clock to make and rejuvenate their wooden tanks and barrels.

We had the pleasure of visiting the cellars and seeing what makes these wines so special. Visit our blog to read about the trip.

Not yet rated

0 stars based on 0 reviews

Add your review

Related products

Blasamic, cranberry, cherries and hints of truffle. There is plenty of vanilla from oak but it is ve
A truly special wine from the Rodriguez family.

Powerful yet beautiful at the same time. Blueber
One of the classic styles of Rioja. Bold and even though it is over 12 years old it is still young.

Free shipping

Free delivery on orders over £150. See delivery info for details.

Free Cambridge delivery

Email [email protected] for your delivery discount code

Next day delivery

On orders placed before 11 am, free for orders over £150.

Fancy your own wine advisor?

Email [email protected]



was added to your shopping cart

Out of stock

The requested quantity for is not available