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Bodegas Victoria Pardina Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon 2005 Wine Review

Bodegas Victoria Pardina Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

Bodegas Victoria Pardina Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

D.O. Cariñena, Spain

Community Score: 90/100

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2008-2012

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Bodegas Victoria Pardina

Agent: Tandem Selections Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Spain, like Portugal, has reinvented itself, producing spectacular wines that are modern and sleek. This one is pure Placido Domingo: powerful, resonant, deep and memorable. A robust red with delicious notes of black cherries and raspberries, spicy wood, and earth. This wine is a blend of 90% Tempranillo and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. It was aged six months in French oak barrels. This wine will take you to a hillside cottage where you gulp it in delicious mouthfuls and enjoy tapas as a blazing fire warms your cheeks. Ola!

Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: Mexican dishes, sausages, meat perogies with fried onions and bacon, bison steak, grilled zucchini.

This Bodegas Victoria Pardina Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon 2005 was reviewed on January 17, 2009 by

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