His name comes from Basque mythology, a kind of elf as a scarecrow which was used to ward off evil spirits.
90% Tinta de Toro and 10% Albillo Mayor
900 bottles of 0.75 cl.
0.9ha vineyard planted in 1920 in the town of Villabuena del Puente on sandy soils with a large amount of quartz, very poor with very low yields per hectare.
Alcoholic fermentation with indigenous yeasts in 1,000L French oak vats and in 500L open used French oak barrels. It undergoes malolactic fermentation and subsequent aging for 12 months in 600L multipurpose foudres.
Kuusu is an exceptional wine, a fine and elegant wine with those nuances of violets so typical of the area and with a perfect tannic fluidity, due to those aforementioned fine sand and quartz soils. Black fruit, floral, scrubland and mineral background. A fresh wine, with excellent acidity, soft and fluid tannins, with enormous length and aging.