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Faustino I Gran Reserva DOCa Rioja Tempranillo Blend 2011

Rioja

Sale price
HK$218   each
Regular price
RRP HK$330 
Multi Buy Price
HK$198  in any 6+
Multi Buy Discount Percentage
40% off rrp
24 available

Palate Profile

Tempranillo, Graciano and Mazuelo, the three classic Rioja grape varieties. Graciano provides a very lively color and high acidity; Mazuelo flavour and abundant tannin, both together with Tempranillo are the perfect coupage for long ageing wines. True to Rioja, true to its origins.

Cherry red developing to an intense ruby color. Intense and complex. Well integrated sweet and warm hints with ripe fruit, notes of vanilla and sensations of cinnamon, blond tobacco and cocoa.

Elegant in the mouth, structured and with good acidity. The finish is sweet and surprising for a Rioja Gran Reserva. There is an aftertaste of the blend of very ripe fruit, vanilla and roasted notes.

 

Region and Grapes

Region: Rioja
Grapes: 86% Tempranillo, 9% Graciano, 5% Mazuelo
ABV: 13.5%

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