Lopez de Heredia "Tondonia" Reserva
Tempranillo (75%), Garnacho (15%), Graciano and Mazuelo (10%)
Rioja, Spain 2007
Vibrant red leading slightly towards amber. Nose: Light fresh texture with notes of vanilla and dried berry aromas. Taste: Rich, very dry, smooth, developed. Firm tannins and good balance. This wine spends 6 years in barrique, Then bottled 3 years before release.
Suggested Pairing: Spicy sopressata and aged hard cheeses