Grape: Tempranillo (2014)

Producer: Bodegas Faustino

Location: Rioja, Spain

 

Part of Set: The Rioja Wines

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About this wine

From its homeland in Rioja, this is a most classic Tempranillo. It is oaked for a short period of time as per the tradition in the region. This wine is a perfect everyday wine; it’s ready to drink and does not lend itself to further ageing.

 

Tasting notes

Colour: Ruby

Aromas: Vegetal, Medicinal, Sour cherry, Tobacco

Components:

  • Acids: High
  • Glycerol: High
  • Alcohol: Medium
  • Sugars: Very low / absent
  • Tannins: High
  • Minerals: Very high

Body: Full

Oaked: Yes

Alcohol: 13.0% Vol

 

  

Enjoy With

Beef or turkey chili. Chinese style stir-fried pork. Blue cheese (e.g. Stilton). Vegetarian curry.