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El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014

El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014
El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score: 4.4/5
Community Reviews: 1
Price: $21.95
Sweetness: Dry
Alcohol: 13.9%

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: El Enemigo

Somm4All WSET 3 rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Bonarda is Argentina’s second most planted red grape and while traditionally used as a blending partner, here it spreads its wings as a single varietal. This example from La Esperanza in Mendoza, is deep purple in colour, with full fruity aromas of black cherry, cassis, black raspberry and subtle notes of smoke, tar, powdered chocolate and baking spice. Juicy and medium-light bodied, flavours of dark berries and black plum dominate on the palate followed by hints of cedar, mocha and a kiss of dried mint. Vibrant with a touch of ‘zip”, this is a fun alternative for a good “drink now wine”, that would be best enjoyed alongside a hearty Bolognese sauce or roast lamb.


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