Faustino 1 Gran Reserva
Mature berry fruit with spice and toasty oak. Powerful wine with some spice and oak. Complex, smooth and elegant with a long finish. Great Rioja.
Grape:85% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano, 5% Mazuelo
Availability: In stock.
One of Spains great Bodegas - Still family owned to this day, dating back to 1861. Don Julio Faustino is at the helm. Faustino is possibly the best known Rioja around the world and Faustino 1 the Gran Reserva certainly sets the benchmarks for others to follow.
Bright cherry red wine, medium depth with garnet rim showing some age. On the nose there is mature berry fruit with spice and toasty oak. The palate is powerful with a savoury note, spice and oak. The wine is complex and smooth and elegant with a long finish.
Beef, chicken, lamb, burgers, steak, turkey.