2004

Rioja Faustino I Gran Reserva DOCa

Graciano, Tempranillo, Grenache

Price
CHF 18.85
Price per 10
2.79/10cl
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Wine information

Region

Rioja, Spain

Grape

Graciano, Tempranillo, Grenache

Producer

Faustino

Vintage

2004

Goes well with

Hearty seasoned dishes, paella, grilled food

Degustation notes

Distinctive dark ruby? colour, a slightly mature, open bouquet with hints of spices and vanilla, a classic Rioja nose, intense aromas of juicy berries, medium strength, nicely balanced, with supple tannins and a long finish. A beautiful classic wine.

Special notes

Matured for 24 months in casks followed by at least 36 months in bottles before commercialization. The Martinez family has producesgood wines in Oyón, north of Haro, since 1860, and bottled them since 1931. The domain continues to be operated by the family that owns more than 650 hectares of vines in the best locations in the Rioja Alava.

Alcohol content

13.5%

Drinking temperature

16-18°C

Optimum maturity

2015-2018

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Finishing process

Oak cask 225 l

Ratings

Average rating: 4.0 of 5 30 ratings and 4 reviews

  • from on
    Average rating: 1.0 of 5 1.0

    12.12.2015 in der Aktion von Coop gekauft. Eine grosse Entäuschung. Erdig ja aber viel zu sauer!!!

  • from on
    Average rating: 3.0 of 5 3.0

    Leider etwas enttäuschend. Das letzte Mal in meinem Keller.

  • from on
    Average rating: 3.0 of 5 3.0

    nicht reif genug, erwarte von Gran Reserva mehr.
    ich hoffe die zeit wird es richten ...
    kommt (noch) nicht ans 2001 nivo ran

  • from on
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    Ce vin a fait le plaisir de toute la famille pour le repas de Noël. Très bon rapport/qualité/prix.