Wine Finca Constancia, "Altozano" Tempranillo-Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012
The wine has an intense cherry red color with purple highlights.
Full, fresh, harmonious taste has a smooth structure with silky tannins and hints of red berries. Long aftertaste with light hints of spices.
Wine with amazing aromas of red and black fruit, ripe cherries, plums, juicy blackberries, complemented by spicy nuances.
Wine perfectly complement venison, red meat, pasta, mature cheeses.
Farm Finca Constancia is located near the historical province of Toledo, which is located in central Spain, south of the Spanish capital - the city of Madrid. Vineyards grow on the hilly slopes at an altitude of 480 meters above sea level. Sharply continental climate characterized by significant fluctuations in seasonal temperatures when summer rates as high as 40 ° C, while winter drop below freezing point. Sultry heat and lack of moisture during the growing season can not bear all the grapes, so the most cultivated are Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Garnacha, Syrah. Most varieties are used in the composition of blends suitable for long maturing in barrels, but also to create and fine wines monosortovye. Their flavor is full of elegant notes of fruit, complemented by spicy nuances, due to aging in oak barrels.
The winery Finca Constancia is a part of the company Gonzalez Byass since 2001. Fertile region of Castile drew the company a rich variety of soils and continental climate. Favorable terroir for growing grapes elite - one of the components of the success of the winery Finca Constance. In addition, the leadership wisely implemented the principle of strict quality control. The main criterion for the winery is a fundamentally new approach to creating wines that represent individual terroirs. The name of the brand is reflected credo founder Gonzalez Biass - Manuel M. Gonzalez: "constancy" ("constancia"). That's what has been called the first established his winery.
Company Gonzalez Biass was founded in 1835 by Manuel Gonzalez and Robert Biassom in Jerez de la Frontera, where it was launched production of great sherries. Thanks to the excellent quality of the wine business, the company immediately went up the hill, so after a short time of production Gonzalez Biass already knew, not only in Spain but also in England, France and other European countries. In 1862, the company even visited the cellar Queen Isabella II, thus expressing their respect for the skill of winemakers. It is noteworthy that the construction of ceremonial wine cellar, was engaged in a famous French engineer Gustave Eiffel, who created the Eiffel Tower and is a friend of Manuel Gonzalez.