Brand : Contador
Region : Rioja
Type : Red wine
Variety : 91% Tempranillo, 9% Garnacha
Aging : Barrel 19 months in new French oak.
Alcohol : 14.7%
In the nose, plus red and black fruits mature, appears the character of balsamic and aromatic herbs (thyme, rosemary, lavender and fennel.
It also shows a marked mineral character with fine and well integrated wood notes. The palate is fine and powerful. It is very fine.
It shows a great balance between fruit and oak. Final aftertaste is long and intense. Very ripe and tasty.
Tempranillo - This is a wine of power and structure, made for posterity. The nose shows mineral notes of wet stone and gravel as well as cedar and vanilla.
Tempranillo, Garnacha - The palate offers flavors of blackberry coulis, Damson plums, Rosemary and well-integrated tannins. this wine is well balanced and youthful with a long powerful finish. Both red and black fruit are pronounced in the nose, but there are also mineral and herbal notes of gravel and lavender.