Bodegas Faustino, located in Oyón, Rioja Alavesa, enjoys international renown earned over more than 150 years of experience in the production and ageing of premium wines.
Crossing the doors of Bodegas Faustino is like stepping right into the history of wine. It is an unforgettable experience in a winery with the most extensive worldwide recognition. It is losing oneself in an immense barrel hall or in the spectacular bottle ageing cellars. It is discovering a great winery where more than nine million bottles are resting.
It is sharing the passion of a family for the land and a respect for a centuries-old tradition in creating wines.
It is discovering the essence of Rioja´s leading exporter of Gran Reservas
Faustino I Gran Reserva is the estate’s most iconic cuvée, bottled in unique frosted glass to protect the wine from light as it matures. Only produced in the best years, this is a wine that truly celebrates the character of a great vintage.
Country: Rioja, Spain
Rating: 94 Points by James Suckling & 93 Points by Decanter
Tasting Note: The 2010 is “a delicious combination of mature fruit and mahogany”, according to James Suckling, who endorsed it with a great 94 points. Showcasing “complex aromas of ripe berries, sultanas, cedar and hints of chocolate”, the wine is “full-bodied with round, ripe tannins that are layered and fresh”.