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Bodegas Piqueras Castillo De Almansa Tempranillo Monastrell Garnacha Reserva 2012 Wine Review

Bodegas Piqueras Castillo De Almansa Tempranillo Monastrell Garnacha Reserva 2012

Bodegas Piqueras Castillo De Almansa Tempranillo Monastrell Garnacha Reserva 2012

D.O. Almansa, Spain

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $11.85

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Bodegas Piqueras

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Reviews and Ratings

Nicole Lewis rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

An opaque garnet wine with a dusky rim - is now listed as $12.95 at the LCBO and it is still a bargain. The nose is greeted by ripe cherry, leather and cigar box and flavours of ripe cherry, cinnamon and toasted almonds wash over the taste buds. It is a medium-full bodied dry wine (7 g/L) bearing a moderate amount of acidity, well-integrated tannins. This Reserva has a long, plush, ripe fruit finish. You won't notice the 14% alcohol until it's too late! Lovely to sip on its own on a rainy afternoon or to pair with meat and tomato sauce-based dishes. Your friends won't believe how little you paid for this sophisticated wine.

Reviewed on October 20, 2016 by Nicole T. Lewis

1 Member would buy this wine again

 

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