A little brown around the edges from the age with hints of amber. Aromas of raisins, dried cherries and apricots on the nose accompanied by vanilla notes from the oak. Tastes like dry red fruit on the palate with a great balance of strong tannins and decent acidity.
CVNE (Compañía Vinícola del Norte de España) is one of the most renowned and historic bodegas in all of Spain. Founded in 1879 by the Real de Asúa brothers, Eusebio and Raimundo, the company has been an integral part of the Rioja region’s ascendance in the world of fine wine. With their combination of traditional roots and innovative vision, CVNE has been one of Rioja’s most reliable sources for high quality wine. The company is still run by descendants of the Real de Asúa brothers, now represented by the fifth generation with current CEO Victor Urrutia Ybarra.