Deep ruby red color, with aromas of ripe red fruit, spices and black pepper. The palate intensity is complemented by the softness and sweetness of the tannins. Full-bodied and structured.
Bright full red. Sexy red berries, musky coffee, chocolate and spices on the slightly reduced nose. Suave and fine-grained, with an attractive sweetness to the red berry and sexy oak flavors. Round, dry and sophisticated wine, finishing with smooth, fine tannins and lingering herbal complexity.
In the village of Unzue, located in Navarra, Leoncio Arizu was born to Saturnino Arizu and Juana Uriz. The meaning of the family name would be a sign of the importance oak would have in his life, as Arizu means "oak grove". In 1890, a seven-year-old Leoncio arrived in Argentina and settled in Mendoza, where he was met by his uncle Balbino, already involved in the wine business.
The very first vineyards owned by the Arizus,... View More