Grape: Tempranillo blend
Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Region: Ribera Del Duero
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Dominio Basconcillos
Alcohol: 14% Alcohol/Vol.
If the taste were as good as the nose, this would be awesome
Description: Dark to opaque ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features sandalwood, raspberry, mulberry, dark cherry, Spy apples, white pepper, cinnamon, vanilla, coconut and fresh cut roses on the nose. Medium+ body with medium+ tannin, good acidity and a long length.
Interesting Note: Needs at least 30 min to decant to bring out the fruit.
Drink now or in the next 5-7 of years on its own or pair it with Chilli Coconut Braised Beef.
Tasted: 6 June 2016
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+