Plums and bright berry fruits on the nose, over spicy smoked meats and earthy goodness. Sweet, juicy red fruits, it's bright and cheeky, in that "Joven" style of young Temp. Super-fine soft tannins, I gave this 90-91 points if you're into the /100 scale. I finished the glass and poured another, if you're more practical about that sort of thing
It presents a spectacular cherry colour with a garnet rim. The nose is complex, with delicate notes of the contribution of the barrel as spices and cocoa liquor and subtle aromas of fruit (cherry). The palate is round, fruity, powerful, displaying ripe tannins and long aftertaste. This is definitely a case of don't think, just buy, before theres nothing left to get your hands on.
FROM THE WINERY:
Since the 80 Conde Valdemar has managed to become a benchmark in Rioja. producing wines that stand out for their quality as the Great reserves and reserves that are currently present in over 55 countries. Wines that were born as a big bet on innovation and today is already a reference in style as our Rioja Crianza and Reserva. Pioneers in wine Defied Conde Valdemar Barrel Fermented White, a wine from a single vineyard "Finca Alto Cantabria" surprised in 1987 by being the first white fermented in Rioja. 25 years later he was elected as one of the best 100 best wines in the world of 2013 by Wine Spectator. Defenders Garnacha elaborate to late 80s the first Grenache Reserve Rioja appellation, now we offer our customers a 100% Grenache varietal with 10 months in barrels that surprises with its incredible fruit garnet red. Recognized as one of the most traditional Rioja wineries and history develop large reserves, true oenological gems that show the grandeur and expertise of a winery. Wines that are beyond fashion. Conde Valdemar has a collection of these Gran Reservas from 1968 to the present that can be seen in the draft of his wine cellar at the end of a wine tour that starts with the first installations of fermentation temperature control in Europe. The tour continues for two ships of casks where they rest and age in the best conditions the aged, reserve and future large reserves of Conde Valdemar. A spectacular bottle with more than 3,500,000 bottles allow watching wines at the end of the aging process. Voted one of the top 5 wineries in Rioja in the last 25 years by Conde Valdemar Wine & Spirits is recognized as synonymous with quality and continuity in the world. We make our own vineyard wines starting from allowing us to offer not only the best guarantee of quality but to be one of the cellar with a broader product range.
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