Region/Wine Appellation: Carinena D.O. Spain.
Vineyard Location (Village): Aguarón
Grapes: 100% Garnacha
Alcohol: 13.5% by Vol.
Vine Age: 40 years old bush-vines
Soil: Franc, stony and clay
Ageing: This wine went through full malolactic barrel fermentation and was later aged 4 months in new French oak barrels of 225 liters.
Tasting notes: "It displays super fragrant aromas of black cherry, red licorice, and lavender leading to a dense, layered wine that over-delivers big-time for its humble price. Enjoy it over the next 3 years. Grandes Vinos y Vinedos' collection is replete with stunning values".
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