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Don Cristóbal 1492 Bonarda 2016 Wine Review

Don Cristóbal 1492 Bonarda 2016

Don Cristóbal 1492 Bonarda 2016

Ugarteche, Luján De Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Don Cristóbal

Agent: Ruby Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Juicy, full-bodied and simple but you can't beat the price. Pair with hearty meat dishes and meat lovers pizza.

Bonarda food pairings: turkey tetrazzini, tagliatelle alla Bolognese (pasta), roasted veal.

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This Don Cristóbal 1492 Bonarda 2016 was reviewed on March 31, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Lise Charest Gagne rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A fruity young pleasant wine!
Great for a warm patio sipping sessions. Juicy light red fruit aroma. More red berries on the palate with low tannins. Pair with sun and friends! Would be nice for a new red wine drinker.
Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted May 9th, 2018. Colour bright purple. Legs thick. Aromas and flavours of dark fruit on vanilla wood, spicy, cherry. Taste, dry, medium plus mouthfeel, some mouthwatering, balance fruit and tannin. Finish short leaves some tea tannin in the mouth. Easy drinking good value table wine. Pair with hamburger. I had it with dark chicken spaghetti was ok but not wow. I would recommend this wine as a try.
Don Cristóbal 1492 2016 is fantastic value under $15 from Ugarteche, Luján De Cuyo in the Mendoza wine region. This is a medium-bodied easy drinking, made for the BBQ red and is a blend of Bonarda and Merlot with soft plummy flavours and easy tannins. A good match for meats on the grill and with a price that you can invite the whole neighbourhood over to enjoy with! - Community Wine Reviews

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