The Winery Santa Rosa in Canelones

The winery offers 46 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.5.
It is ranked in the top 219 of the estates of Canelones.
It is located in Canelones

The Winery Santa Rosa is one of the best wineries to follow in Canelones.. It offers 46 wines for sale in of Canelones to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Santa Rosa wines

Looking for the best Winery Santa Rosa wines in Canelones among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Santa Rosa wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Santa Rosa wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top pink wines of Winery Santa Rosa

Food and wine pairings with a pink wine of Winery Santa Rosa

How Winery Santa Rosa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes such as recipes .

The grape varieties most used in the pink wines of Winery Santa Rosa.

  • Moscatel

Discovering the wine region of Canelones

The Canelones administrative department, Northeast of the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo, is home to the majority of Uruguay's Vineyards and accounts for aRound 60 percent of all wine produced in the country. It Lies in the South of the small South American country, where the majority of vines are planted, inland from the Atlantic coast and the Rio de la Plata estuary. The region itself covers a broad arc approximately 50km (30 miles) Deep, drawn clockwise from the northwestern outskirts of Montevideo round to the coastline east of the capital city. The eponymous administrative capital of the region lies 50km (31 miles) to the north of Montevideo.

The wine towns of Juanico and Progreso are to be found on this route north out of the capital, separated from one another by just 10km (6 miles). Canelones town lies a further 10km north of Juanico. The densely planted viticultural area that surrounds these towns is arguably the epicenter of the Uruguayan wine industry. More Tannat vines are planted here than in any other place on earth, including Madiran, Tannat's spiritual home.

Wines from Canelones are made from more than just Tannat, however. A number of different international varieties are used, including light-skinned varieties Pinot Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Among the red wine grapes popular here, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Merlot figure strongly. The Carrau family, one of Uruguay's wine pioneers, has had vineyards in this region since 1930, planted with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Chardonnay, as well as the northern Italian classics Nebbiolo and Marzemino.

The top red wines of Winery Santa Rosa

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Santa Rosa

How Winery Santa Rosa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of tomatoes stuffed with meat, leg or shoulder of lamb with honey and thyme or leg of wild boar.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Santa Rosa

On the nose the red wine of Winery Santa Rosa. often reveals types of flavors of oak. In the mouth the red wine of Winery Santa Rosa. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Santa Rosa

  • 2011 With an average score of 4.20/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.78/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.63/5
  • 2009 With an average score of 3.55/5
  • 2006 With an average score of 3.40/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Santa Rosa.

  • Tannat
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Malbec

Discover the grape variety: Malbec

Malbec, a high-yielding red grape variety, produces tannic and colourful wines. It is produced in different wine-growing regions and changes its name according to the grape variety. Called Auxerrois in Cahors, Malbec in Bordeaux, it is also known as Côt. 6,000 hectares of the Malbec grape are grown in France (in decline since the 1950s). Malbec is also very successful in Argentina. The country has become the world's leading producer of Malbec and offers wines with great potential.

The top sparkling wines of Winery Santa Rosa

Food and wine pairings with a sparkling wine of Winery Santa Rosa

How Winery Santa Rosa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or pork such as recipes of pasta al forno (baked pasta), sauté of lamb with curry or pork roll with mustard.

The best vintages in the sparkling wines of Winery Santa Rosa

  • 1898 With an average score of 3.80/5
  • 2009 With an average score of 3.10/5

The grape varieties most used in the sparkling wines of Winery Santa Rosa.

  • Pinot Blanc
  • Trebbiano
  • Ugni blanc
  • Chardonnay
  • Moscato Giallo

The word of the wine: Decanting

Decanting, an operation performed by a sommelier with a decanter to separate the clear wine from the solid parts in a bottle.

The top white wines of Winery Santa Rosa

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Santa Rosa

How Winery Santa Rosa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian such as recipes of quick beef bourguignon, baked mackerel or goat cheese and bacon quiche.

The best vintages in the white wines of Winery Santa Rosa

  • 1898 With an average score of 3.80/5
  • 2011 With an average score of 3.10/5
  • 2012 With an average score of 2.70/5

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Santa Rosa.

  • Chardonnay

Discover the grape variety: Merlot

Merlot noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small to medium sized bunches, and medium sized grapes. Merlot noir can be found in many vineyards: South West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Armagnac, Burgundy, Jura, Champagne, Rhone Valley, Beaujolais, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey.

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Winery Santa Rosa

Planning a wine route in the of Canelones? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Santa Rosa.

Discover the grape variety: Ugni

Ugni blanc is a grape variety originating from Italy. It produces a variety of grape specially used for the elaboration of wine. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by large bunches and small to medium sized grapes. Ugni blanc can be found in many vineyards: South West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Provence & Corsica, Rhone valley, Languedoc & Roussillon, Armagnac, Loire valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

News about Winery Santa Rosa and wines from the region

Andrew Jefford: ‘A wine’s visual cues shout, stamp, whistle and roar’

Disconcerting: I couldn’t forget this bottle for days afterwards. Still can’t. Back in August, wine critic Lin Liu MW (together with her partner Philippe Lejeune of Château de Chambert in Cahors) came to dinner, en route to a short holiday in Provence. One of the bottles Lin brought for us to try together was the 2018 Les Rocheuses, Parcelles No 5 et 6, from Château Le Rey in Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux. It came in a slope-shouldered bottle, not a classic Bordeaux bottle. We tried it with some R ...

Chablis takes pride in its subsoil by Ivy NG

On December 10, 2020, four Hong Kong personalities discussed Chablis wines on a live webinar: Yang LU, Master Sommelier and Official Bourgogne Wines Ambassador, Debra MEIBURG, Master of Wine, Ivy NG, Official Bourgogne Wines Ambassador and Rebecca LEUNG, wine expert. In this two-and-a-half-minute clip, Yvy NG describes the unique subsoil that Chablis is so proud of. ...

English wines made by two MWs set for charity sale

Bottles of three different wines made by the two Masters of Wine in partnership with English producers will be part of the special charity sale this week, beginning on Thursday (25 November). All profits will go to the Marine Conservation Society, a charity that works to protect and restore the sea and its ecosystem, said Barrie and Richards. ‘We’re proud to be working with the Marine Conservation Society,’ said Susie Barrie MW. ‘English wine may have benefited in some regards from climate chang ...

The word of the wine: Decanting

Decanting, an operation performed by a sommelier with a decanter to separate the clear wine from the solid parts in a bottle.

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