Grape Variety: Garnacha, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah & Carignan
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL bottle
Producer: Celler Joan Simo
Alcohol: 15.0 %
Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with a medium intense nose.
Positives: Oak, cherry, blackberry, graphite, coffee, mesquite, and champagne oyster mushrooms. Medium body with medium+ tannins, good acidity, and a fairly long length.
Negatives: Holy alcohol Batman! Would like to try the 2004 (pictured above) with only 14.6%.
Interesting Point: Bought this at the Crossroads LCBO (Weston Rd/401) at the clearance price of $20.35, which is what this wine is worth.
Drink now or over the next 3-5 years with T-bone steak.
Tasted: 20 Nov 12
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8/10, Score: 16+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5