Faustino VII 2019 375ml

$10.00

Variety: Tempranillo 100% – 375 ml

Producer: Bodegas Faustino

Region: Rioja Alavesa , Spain

Vintage: 2019

 

 

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Description

Ageing: 6 months in American oak barrels

Bodegas Faustino, located in Oyón, Rioja Alavesa, enjoys international renown earned over more than 150 years of experience in the production and ageing of premium wines.

Crossing the doors of Bodegas Faustino is like stepping right into the history of wine. It is an unforgettable experience in a winery with the most extensive worldwide recognition. It is losing oneself in an immense barrel hall or in the spectacular bottle ageing cellars. It is discovering a great winery where more than nine million bottles are resting.

It is sharing the passion of a family for the land and a respect for a centuries-old tradition in creating wines.

It is discovering the essence of Rioja’s leading exporter of Gran Reservas.

Bodegas Faustino owns about 650 hectares of vineyards in the best areas of the DOCa Rioja, in the municipalities of Laguardia and Oyon, and it is one of the largest owners of vineyards in Rioja.

The land of Rioja Alavesa offers exceptional qualities, a chalky-clay soil and an optimum microclimate confer unbeatable quality to the grape varieties that grow in our vineyards. Tempranillo, Graciano, Mazuelo and Viura

Love and respect for nature are two of the pillars on which the philosophy of the winery is based.

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Notes

Clean, bright, cherry red colour developing to maroon. Pleasant on the nose, ripe red fruits touch and sweet barrel hints. Balanced. Elegant and fresh, fruity and barrel ageing notes notas.
Medium finish.
Any kind of meat. It matches with grilled or fried potatoes, mushrooms or ham. Some tasty or oily fish such as tuna, cod. Medium-aged cheese and berry dessert. Rice and all kind of pasta.

Awards

Premium Gold, vintage 2015. Berliner Wine Trophy 2017.
Bronze Medal, vintage 2014, International Wine Competition 2016, Germany
Decanter Commended, vintage 2012, Decanter World Wine Awards 2015, UK
88 Points, vintage 2010, Wine Spectator Magazine 2013, USA
Bronze Medal, vintage 2009, Decanter Awards 2011, UK