Faustino - de Autor 2001Depth of Flavour
Available 8th Oct 2016
Country of OriginSpain
- Food MatchPork
- Grape TypeGraciano
- Grape TypeTempranillo
- Ph Level5.5
- Residual Sugar g/l1.5
- Serving temperature Degrees C18-19
- Type of closureNatural Cork
Made from hand-selected grapes from the oldest vines on the Estates including graciano, a rare grape veriety with only limited plantings in Rioja. It is only produced when the vintage is considered worthy.
This wine is graceful and elegant with rich intense aromas, depth of flavour and complexity. An eligant wine, perfect for drinking with red meat of game.
Aged 24 months in new American and French oak followed by two years in bottle.
Grape: 88% Tempranillo 12% Graciano.