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Cims Del Montsant Grenache Carinena 2010 Wine Review

Cims Del Montsant Grenache Carinena 2010

Cims Del Montsant Grenache Carinena 2010

Montsant D.O., Spain

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2012-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Cims

Agent: Thompson Vintage Trade Ltd

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A full-bodied Spanish red wine with firm tannins and aromas of black fruit, toasty oak and dark spice. Pair with rack of lamb. Decant 2 hours.

Grenache Carinena food pairings: stuffed veal chops, turkey pot pie, sautéed Mediterranean vegetables on noodles.

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This Cims Del Montsant Grenache Carinena 2010 was reviewed on August 6, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Inviting aromatics. Dominant notes in this Spanish Garnacha Carinena red wine blend include ripe berries, rose bush, sweet baking spice and leather. Nuances of earthy funk breaks through on the nose from time to time as well. This wine a pretty easy drinking showing complexity and quality - at an incredible bang for your buck! The tannins are integrated and smooth, acidity is high and luscious, body is moderate and structure, and the finish is long and tasty. Lasting notes include cherry, red plum, and dark chocolate. enjoy pairing with lamb or veal stews. Tasted July 2016. @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
Cims del Montsant (2010) is a robust Spanish red with a blend of 63% old vine Grenache and 37% Samso (Carignan) all aged in French barriques for five months. The vineyard is planted at the foot of the Montsant in the Siurana Valley at 553 metres and enjoys a Mediterranean-Continental climate. - Community Wine Reviews

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