Brand : Contador
Region : Rioja
Type : Red wine
Variety : 96% Tempranillo, 2% Garenache, 1% Graciano, 1% Mazudo
Aging : Barrel 16 months in new French oak.
Alcohol : 14.6%
The nose shows red and black fruits, rich woods, scrubland memories, spices and minerals notes, showing great complexity.
The palate is powerful, fresh and ripe, with volume, full of fruity sensations. The well balanced between acidity and sweet tannin gives structure and persistence. The wine is very fine, delicate, very large and pleasant.
Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano and Mazuelo - Stunning aromatics of sage, dried cranberry, cedar and vanilla unfold as the wine opens in your glass. The silky red fruit gives was to flavors of toffee and baked cherry pie with a Graham cracker crust on the palate, finishing with integrated silty tannin.
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.