Grape Variety: Tempranillo
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Bodegas Muriel
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
A mild Gran Reserva with a good balance of tertiary notes and fruit, and well priced
Description: Medium to dark ruby to garnet in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features sandalwood, plums, prunes, licorice, blueberry, dark cherry, champagne mushrooms and mesquite. Medium+ body with medium tannins, good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: A little heat from the 13.5% alcohol
Drink now or in the next 5 years on its own or pair it with
Tasted: 18 Oct 2014
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4