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16 Tempranillo Finca Monica (Long Wines S.L.) 2016 Wine Review

16 Tempranillo Finca Monica (Long Wines S.L.) 2016

16 Tempranillo Finca Monica (Long Wines S.L.) 2016

Rioja, Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2018-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Agent: Rizzi Wines

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A juicy, full-bodied Spanish red wine with aromas of fleshy ripe purple and black plums and toasty oak. Made from the Graciano grape. Pair with rack of lamb.

16 Tempranillo Finca Monica (Long Wines S.L.) food pairings: smoked meat, turkey, veal breast stuffed with wild mushrooms, wild mushroom quiche.

This 16 Tempranillo Finca Monica (Long Wines S.L.) 2016 was reviewed on August 4, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Produced by Bodegas y Vinedos Ilurce, Rio Madre (2016) is a full-bodied 100% Graciano red from the Rioja wine region. So much dark fruit, textured on the palate, finishing with cracked black pepper and with a mouth-watering acidity. Fantastic value! Definitely pair it with roast lamb, garlic and rosemary to tame the beast. Drink now and for five years. - Community Wine Reviews

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