Marques de Grinon Emeritvs 2000
Presenting a deep cherry color, it combines the best of the varietals from the estate. It has an extremely intense, elegant, and expansive nose combined with complex aromas of blackberries, boysenberries, vanilla bean, plums, and figs. Powerful on the palate, with an excellent tannic structure, substantial flavors of ripe fruits and wild berries and a lingering finish.
Carlos Falco Fernandez de Cordova, Marquis of Grinon, has pioneered the modernization of vine growing and winemaking in Spain. He is a grandee of Spain and Vice President of the Spanish Gastronomical Academy and President of the Castilla La Mancha chapter. In 1974, he introduced Spain to the Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grape varieties. This was but the first step in a series of daring pioneering innovations by the man responsible for the great wines of Marques de Grinon.