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El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014 Wine Review

El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014

El Enemigo La Esperanza Bonarda 2014

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.9%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: El Enemigo

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Pricing & Stock Information

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Reviews and Ratings

Somm4All WSET 3 rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Bonarda is Argentina’s second most planted red grape and while traditionally used as a blending partner, here it spreads its wings as a single varietal. This example from La Esperanza in Mendoza, is deep purple in colour, with full fruity aromas of black cherry, cassis, black raspberry and subtle notes of smoke, tar, powdered chocolate and baking spice. Juicy and medium-light bodied, flavours of dark berries and black plum dominate on the palate followed by hints of cedar, mocha and a kiss of dried mint. Vibrant with a touch of ‘zip”, this is a fun alternative for a good “drink now wine”, that would be best enjoyed alongside a hearty Bolognese sauce or roast lamb.
El Enemigo's La Esperanza 2014 is a single-vineyard, juicy, medium-bodied Bonarda with fantastic acidity for food. Nicely showing anise, ripe dark berries flavours and cold black tea notes. Enjoy now with burgers from the grill. - Community Wine Reviews

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