Wine "Protos" Gran Reserva, 2009
Wine cherry-colored leaves on the walls of the glass rim garnet.
Mellow taste of wine, elegant and very fresh, with soft, enveloping tannins and a silky texture, with good acidity and fruity notes. The finish is long.
Complex aroma of wine, full of nuances of ripe red fruits and licorice, also caught smoked nuances.
Wine is served in stews and pasta, perfect for red meat.
Bodegas Protos winery is located in the vicinity of Valladolid, in the town of Peñafiel. The company "Bodegas Protos" (in Greek "Rrotos" means "first") was formed from the best of the cooperative, which was founded in 1927. Today household owns 500 hectares of vineyards, which are mainly grown Tinto del Pais (Tempranillo). The winery is an architectural landmark. The old and the new building of the winery are interconnected tunnels stretching for 2 kilometers, passing through the hill on which is located the historic center of the medieval castle of Penafiel. For five centuries, these underground tunnels used for wine storage. Feature built winery is its attractive appearance on top - equal to the width of the wave tan "codes" written in almost equilateral triangle of her plan. The winery is fully converted, opened a new tasting room, cellar equipped with new barrels of French and American oak, and butami stainless steel. The project cost more wineries 7 million euro designed by British architect Richard Roger.
Bodegas Protos - one of the largest farms in Spain, which adheres to a very strict quality control produced wines. Consumers appreciated excellent value for money wines Bodegas Protos sold in many famous restaurants in Spain and is widely represented in major retail chains.