Wine Faustino, "Finca 10" Crianza, Rioja DOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Faustino, "Finca 10" Crianza, Rioja DOC, 2012
The wine is pleasant, deep red cherry color.
The taste of wine - fruity, rounded, generous and elegant, well-balanced and very Pitka, with notes of cherry and spice.
The aroma of wine is made up of tones of ripe berries, fruit jam, vanilla, licorice, spices and spicy shades, nuances of butter.
This is an excellent table wine goes well with grilled red meat, poultry, cheeses and grilled vegetables.
The famous winery Faustino, the leader of wines from the Rioja region, expanded product portfolio budget line of high quality wines "Finca 10". Tempranillo grape varieties for the production of "Finca 10" Crianza is grown in its own vineyards of the company, which is called - "Finca 10". The site is located at an altitude of 450 meters above sea level. Vinification is carried out according to the traditional method. Aged in American oak barrels takes 14 months.
Luis Gutierrez, an expert of "The Wine Advocate" in the Spanish segment of the wines rated 2011 vintage 87 points and called it "an example of the classic Rioja."
In 1861, Eleuterio Martinez Arzok took the first steps for the development of the family business, and acted as a winemaker, and as a trader by selling wine they produced straight from the barrel, which put on a cart and traveled with it throughout the county. Thus began the history of the winery, which today is one of the leading producers of fine wines of Rioja, the leader in volume, variety and quality. In 1960, a descendant of Eleuterio, Don Julio Faustino Martinez, has done a lot for the development and modernization of the economy, as well as significantly expand the range of wines, he added to the name of the winery its name definitively consolidate the economy, "Faustino". Due to the growing popularity of wine "Faustino" not only in Spain but also abroad, the family gradually expanded their territory of vineyards, which now occupy 600 hectares, to build new production facilities and cellars.
Vineyards "Faustino" located in the upper part of the Rioja Alavesa, at an altitude of 1200-1800 meters above sea level. This site is a relatively cool, thanks to the influence of the Atlantic Ocean, climate and chalky soil has excellent exposure for growing excellent grapes. In the cellars, "Faustino" established 4500 barriques, of which 80% are made of American oak and 20% - from the French. Labels classical and reserve wines "Faustino" decorated with reproductions of famous paintings by Velázquez and Rembrandt pen and bottle of wine on the new generation called "Modern Reds" depicts Don Julio Faustino Martinez.