Grape Variety: 70% Garnacha, 20% Tempranillo, 10% Cariñena
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Grandes Vinos Y Vinedos Sa
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Dark ruby in colour with medium intense nose.
High quality wine that’s smooth, delicious & under $15
Positives: This wine shows rustic earthy flavours like cedar, Champagne mushrooms, spice box, black tea, olives, mingled with violets, cherry and plums. Medium body and tannins with good acidity a fairly long length.
Interesting Notes: I love the smoky black bottle that is reminiscent of vintage port bottles.
Drink now on its own or pair it with cured meats.
Tasted: 7 July 2013
Top Pick and Best Buy
Score: 9+/10, Value: 10/10 Total: 19+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5