Faustino I Gran Reserva 1962
The total production was 124 million liters of wine. Preceding winter very humid and not excessively cold. Lack of frost in spring. Hot and moderately humid summer.
Appearance: Clean, bright, medium deep colour, brick colour with orange evolution.
Nose: Elegant and complex, notes of clove and pepper, hints of cedar and a background of stewed fruit.
Tasting: Pleasant, fine and silky.
Aftertaste: Remarkable spicy hints.
Finish: Long and elegant, notes of nuts.
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