Colour: intense ruby red, with blackish violet tones.
Aroma: it shows quite a lot of fresh red fruit, with outstanding berries and cherry, which mix with toasted and mocha aromas, and subtle vanilla notes.
Palate: it is a complex, very well structured and balanced wine, with soft and round tannins, which tend over to a long and persistent finish. To be served right away, or kept for 4 to 8 years.
The use of wine barrels (especially oak barrels) to store and age wine is a centuries old tradition (and solution). Wine aged in oak barrels is enhanced with the addition of vanilla and oak overtones. Wooden Wine Barrels also allow for a small amount of evaporation of the contents during the aging ...