Juan Gil White Label De Cepas Viejas Monastrell 2010 Wine Review
|Juan Gil White Label De Cepas Viejas Monastrell 2010|
|D.O., Jumilla, Spain|
Community Score: 4.3/5
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Community Reviews: 5
Product #: 13656
Wine Type: Red Wine
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Juan Gil
Agent: Kylix Wines
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Natalie's Score: 90/100Deal of the Century! Full-bodied, juicy, savoury and delicious. Loaded with dark wild blackberries and forest-deep cherries and cedar. Oh yum.
Monastrell food pairings: mushroom and wild rice dishes, savoury meat stews.
This Juan Gil White Label De Cepas Viejas Monastrell 2010 was reviewed May 12, 2012
by Natalie MacLean
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|Holly Bruns rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:|
Every time I went back to the glass there was something more. At first whiff it's earthy and brambly, then comes the dark fruit and leather followed by liquorice and juniper, and lastly a little smokiness and some sweet spices. The long liquorice-tinged finish has an inviting hint of black tea and a gentle tannic presence.
|John rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:|
High quality for a small price
|Linda rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:|
Pepper, blackberry. Full body. French oak.
|Graeme Tindale rated this wine as 75/100 with the following review:|
Very good; bulk of value is value for the price. Actually not in love - would go with Jackson Triggs.
|Juan Gil is a specialist with the Monastrell (aka Mourvèdre) variety. This grape is thought to have originated in Spain, where producers use it to create intense, deeply coloured wines. Here is a great example from Spain’s Jumilla region, where the grape is comfortably at home. The wine spends four months in a mix of French and American oak, adding toast and coconut accents to the floral, red fruit, and earthy aromas and flavours. Source: Vintages Wine Panel|
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