100% Tinta de Toro (Tempranillo). Sourced from 4 vineyards located on the south bank of the Duero River in Toro. The vines are 70 to 100 year old, 2,300 ft. in elevation and planted on ungrafted pre-phylloxera rootstocks. Yields are only 1 ton/acre. Aged for 19 months in new French oak barrels. 350 cases produced.
Went to Spain this Spring and had great wines....but not this one. Had it tonight at Flats a great Tapas bar in our town and it has become one of our favorites. Amarones were previously tops.