Contino, Rioja Reserva, Rioja, Spain, 2017
(at London, 29 Sep 2021)
Drinking Window: 2021 - 2031
Dark cherry, mushroom and wood spices on top of cherry can and dark cherry liqueur. After two years of ageing in American and French oak, the tannins are fine-grained in texture. Sweet spiced prunes are balanced by great acidity, followed by a long finish.