This comes from northwest Spain. It is made from 100% Mencia grapes and spends six months in oak and six in bottle before being released. Deep ruby in color. The nose is nice with cherries, soy and spice. On the palate, cherries, black cherries with an underlying spice. Light tannins. Good acidity. This should hold for three to five years if stored well. It will go well with chicken and lighter meat dishes as well as vegetable dishes.