Clear deep ruby-purple colour. Clean and distinguished aromas of black cherries and blueberry jam. These berry jam flavours attack the palate with juiciness getting smoothed out with light vanilla and delicate milk chocolate and roasted coffee beans. On the palate the wine is dry, full-bodied with firm but ripe velvety tannins and a long finish.
Phoenicians brought the vine to these lands. Romans spread it throughout the peninsula. Today, its role is prominent in La Mancha's local culture.
Vines : +30 year old. Head trained, spur bush vines on Spanish plateau altitude: 600 - 800 m. Yields: 25 hl/ha. Harvests: The second half of September. Ageing: 6 months in 1-2 years French oak barrels.