Wine Finca Constancia, "Altozano" Tempranillo-Syrah, 2013
Reviews of purchase Finca Constancia, "Altozano" Tempranillo-Syrah, 2013
The wine is cherry red color with garnet highlights.
The wine has a pleasant taste with a lovely balance of fruit and wood tones. Long aftertaste observed nuances of cherry and spice.
Among the aromas of ripe fruit dominated by shades of black plum, combined with balsamic and floral notes, intonations bay leaf, black pepper, clove and chocolate.
Wine is served with cheese, grilled meats and various dishes of red meat or pasta.
Farm Finca Constancia is located near the historic province of Toledo, located in central Spain, south of the Spanish capital - the city of Madrid. Vineyards grow on the hilly slopes at an altitude of 480 meters above sea level. Sharply continental climate is characterized by significant fluctuations in seasonal temperatures when summer figure reaches 40 ° C, while winter drop below freezing point. The sultry heat and lack of moisture during the growing season can not bear all grapes, so the most cultivated are Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Garnacha, Syrah. Most of the varieties used in the composition of blends suitable for long maturation in casks, but also to create and fine wines monosortovye. Their flavor is full of elegant notes of fruit, complemented by spicy nuances, due to aging in oak barrels.
The winery Finca Constancia is part of the company Gonzalez Byass since 2001. Fertile region of Castile drew the company a rich variety of soils and continental climate. The favorable terroir for growing grapes elite - one of the components of the success of the winery Finca Constance. In addition, the leadership wisely implemented the principle of strict quality control. The main criterion for the work of the winery is a fundamentally new approach to the creation of wines representing individual terroirs. The name of the brand is reflected credo founder Gonzalez Biass - Manuel M. Gonzalez: "constancy" ("constancia"). That's what has been called the first established his winery.
The company González Biass was founded in 1835 by Manuel Gonzalez and Robert Biassom in Jerez de la Frontera, where it was launched production of the magnificent Jerez. Due to the excellent quality of the wine business, the company immediately went to the mountain, so after a short time of production Biass Gonzalez knew, not only in Spain but also in England, France and other European countries. In 1862, the company even visited the cellar Queen Isabella II, thereby expressing their respect for the skill of winemakers. It is noteworthy that the construction of the ceremonial cellar, engaged the famous French engineer Gustave Eiffel who created the Eiffel Tower and is a friend of Manuel Gonzalez.