Faustino I Gran Reserva 1965
Preceding winter very cold. Strong drought with prevailing westerly winds. In the period from May to August, only 38 l/m were collected. TThe total production was 109 million liters of wine, and the vegetative cycle of 190 days.
Appearance: Clean, bright, medium-light bodied, red brick with honey colour glints.
Nose: Deep, remarkable spicy hints. Complex and elegant wood hints. Ripe fruits hints in the end.
Tasting: Pleasant, fine and elegant.
Aftertaste: Remarkable spicy hints.
Finish: Long and elegant, dried fruit notes.
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