Cost: $28.95
Grape Variety: Garnacha, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah & Carignan
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: Spain
Region: Priorat
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

LCBO#: 35477

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