the wine is balanced and elegant, with a delicious silky smooth opening. There is a whiff of black cherry and dark plum on the nose. In the mouth, there is a hint of chocolate and spice. The finish is long and complex with the opening cherry fruit coming back to lend added enjoyment.
Over the years, Segura Viudas has earned a reputation as one of the top producers of sparkling wine, or cava. The winery has been noted for its high production standards, its labor-intensive approach to winemaking, and its penchant for releasing some of Europe's finest artisan sparkling wines. Segura Viudas produces premium Spanish cava wines in the traditional methode champenois process, including Reserva Heredad, Brut Reserva and Aria Estate The Ferrer family of Barcelona, the world's largest producers of sparkling wine, for over 100 years, purchased the Segura Viudas estate in the early eighties and are responsible for Aria's introduction and success in the United States and around the globe.