Nose: Clean. Pronounced exotic aromas of aromatic herbs, incense, lavender, violet & dark berry preserves.
Palate: Dry. Full-bodied. Broad, big & bold on the palate. Bitter cherry & dark raspberry flavors with wood notes, ripe blueberry jam & subtle vanilla.
Vinification: From different, estate owned, plots located in the Rioja Alavesa with different soils & microclimates. Hand harvested; goes through a double selection process & destemmed before fermentation. Aged in new French oak for 18 months.