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Descendientes De J. Palacios Pétalos 2012 Wine Review

Descendientes De J. Palacios Pétalos 2012

Descendientes De J. Palacios Pétalos 2012

Bierzo D.O., Spain

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $26.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 15%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Descendientes De J. Palacios

Agent: Woodman Wines & Spirits

Product: 675207

Product: 10551471

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This was reviewed December 6, 2014 by

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Marco Giovanetti rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Medium purple with ruby nuances. Beautiful tears on the glass. Lovely aromas of violets confection leaf, black and blueberries with tobacco and a cool mint notes and streamlined minerality. In the mouth, medium to full body with a silky acidity. Polished, modern and fresh tasting. Very balanced with soft tannins and a flowery finale
Heather Wall CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A pretty wine from the northwest region of Bierzo, Spain. The predominant varietal grown here in Mencia. This varietal loves the cool climate, hillsides and mineral-laden soils of this area. This Mencia wine is plump and juicy. Lots of dark red and black fruit, fresh herbs,floral, pepper, coffee and a sweet spice on the back. The tannins are soft and gentle while the acidity is fresh and clean. The winemaker crafted this wine for early consumption. It has potential to cellar over the next 3 years. Long elegant finish. Enjoy with grilled red meat.
Tasted: December 2014

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