£17.40/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Violet glints / Clean / Brillante|
|Fruit aromas / Blackberries / Black fruit / Ageing notes / Roasted notes / Vanilla / Toffee / Liquorice / Smoky notes / Lactic notes|
|Fleshy / Rounded tannins / Balanced / Potente / Fruit-forward / Roasted notes / Liquorice / Toffee / Pleasant finish / Long / Persistent|
Drinking and storing
Grilled meat, Roast suckling pig, Roast lamb, Semi-cured cheeses
Ratings and awards
|2018||90 PN||95 SK|
|Vinification material||Stainless steel|
|Ageing period||11 months|
|Type of wood||American oak|
|Vine age||30 years|
Condado de Haza
In the mid 1980s, Alejandro Fernández came across a south-facing hillside, gently sloping down to the banks of the River Duero, that encompassed exactly the right conditions for growing some of the region's best Tempranillo vines, and producing complex, balanced wines that exemplified this grape variety's finest traits and nuances. It took three years of hard negotiating to acquire the various small plots on the hillside, but by 1989 the first 80 hectares had been planted, and...