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Borsao Garnacha 2012 Wine Review

Borsao Garnacha 2012

Borsao Garnacha 2012

Borja, Spain

Community Score:85/100

Community Reviews: 7

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Price: $11.95

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Drink: 2012-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Borsao

Agent: Charton Hobbs Inc

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Extraordinary value for the price! Wow. Full-bodied, supple, smooth with gloriously ripe aromas of black plum and blackberry. Perfect for hearty meat dishes and large parties.

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This Borsao Garnacha 2012 was reviewed on November 15, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Flowers, spice, black raspberry and fresh cut plum, and herb. Fantastic young wine. Great value. Drink by 2015. (ottawawinejournal.com)
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Meaty plums, blackberry, cloves & cinnamon in the nose giving the impression of a dark, brooding wine. the aromas don't lie; this is a deep, dark wine. The taste mirrors the plums and spices in the aroma, with a little tannin and a little heat showing up. This would be a fantastic wine with rich stews, as it can definitely stand up against some fatty meats and rich flavours.
Ryan rated this wine as 79/100 with the following review:

Good value for the money

3 Members would buy this wine again

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