La Rioja Alta Vina Ardanza Reserva (2009)
One of the most emblematic wines of Rioja Alta, Spain. 2009 is the second vintage that includes Garnacha in its coupage, which gives it even more elegance & finesse.
Cherry red, medium high, bright & clean. Fresh, spicy, with notes of sweet cherries & chocolates of blackcurrant, black pepper, tobacco, nutmeg, coffee, mocha & cinnamon. Friendly & balanced, good structure, fine & elegant tannins. Silky finish where the notes of sweet spices, roasted, cherry liquor & blackcurrant come back in a long & elegant aftertaste.
Goes well with roast lamb, red meats, big game, stews fish very seasoned, smoked & cured cheeses.