Solar de Mendieta Reserva
Tempranillo from 30+ year old vineyards.
Traditional, 100% destemmed. 18 months in Bordelaise barrels of 50% French and 50% American oak. Age of barrels: 20% new oak and 80% maximum 3 wines-barrel.
Cherry brick red, brilliant and intense
Intense Cherry. Toasty note of oak with light traces of fine reduction (tobacco and cedar), ripe fruit with varietal expression, light floral traces (petals). Rounded palate, flavoursome, elegant, spicy and toasty back aroma.
Ideally between 16-18° C
All kinds of dishes with strong, intense flavor, game, dark meats, stews, grilled meats, cheeses, etc.