Colour: dark violet, with brick tones.
Aroma: intense spices accompanied by soft green pepper, characteristic of this variety. There are toasted, vanilla, and smoke aromas from barrel aging.
Palate: this is a medium-bodied wine, very gentle and rich, combining many flavours. Leaves a velvety sweet sensation. It is a long wine, leaving a sensation of maturity
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 ...