Hand-picked, selected, low-yielding Tempranillo, Monastrell, Garnacha Tintorera and Syrah equal parts from best plots of estate, 65-90 year old dry-farmed, pre-phylloxera vines at 750-950m altitude. Maceration during 22 days at 29?C. Aged 14 mths in 500l French Allier barrels & 24 mths in bottle. Dark ruby red, complex nose of spicy wild plums, prunes, roasted peppers. Great depth on palate, rich concentrated fruits, smooth, firm polished tannins and lingering silky finish.
Castillo de Almansa label:
Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2019 - Grand Gold Medal
Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 - Bronze Medal
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