C.V.N.E., The Society's Exhibition, Rioja Gran Reserva, Mainland Spain, Spain, 2004
The Society's Exhibition
Platinum: Best Red Rioja Gran Reserva over £15
85% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano, 5% Mazuelo
A ripe and interesting nose of morello cherry, leather and dusty crianza notes. This is a classic style, balanced and austere with fresh and dried fruits, bright cherry, rose hip and spice. The finish excellent with more fruit and spice, new wood and an intense and lingering finish.