Faustino I Gran Reserva 1959
Frost in spring, and the month of June was very cold. Vegetative cycle of 200 days. Rainfall distributed throughout the year, although it is scarce in budbreak and abundant in September.
Appearance: Clean, bright, wine with brown hues in the edges, medium-low deep.
Nose: Deep, remarkable spicy hints, elegant cedar hints due to the bottle ageing.
Tasting: Mature, fine and silky.
Aftertaste: Remarkable spicy hints.
Finish: Long and elegant, notes of dry fruits.
It matches with any kind of meat and mushrooms rice. Some tasty or oily fish such as tuna or cod. Medium-aged cheese such as emmental or gruyere.
85% Tempranillo; 15% Graciano, Mazuelo, Viura.
26 months in american oak barrels