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Luzón Crianza Selección 12 Meses 2008 Wine Review

Luzón Crianza Selección 12 Meses 2008

Luzón Crianza Selección 12 Meses 2008

Jumilla D.O., Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Luzón

Agent: Christopher Stewart Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Attractive baked fruit on the nose and palate of this full-bodied, layered Spanish red wine. The grapes for this wine are sourced from low-yield vines, which results in a deeper, darker concentration in the flavour of the grapes and final wine. The winery is located inland in southeastern Spain: Jumilla is actually a semi-desert with a continental climate that produces very intense red wines.

Magnificent Meat Pizza Wine

This Luzón Crianza Selección 12 Meses 2008 was reviewed on September 13, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Nicely layered, with cassis, jammy raspberry and strawberry, smoke, spices, and a touch of mint. The taste is ripe fruit and lots of nice velvety tannins. A great pizza wine, or just for sipping.
Each grape variety in this blend of 50% Monastrell, 20% Tempranillo, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon,10% Merlot is aged separately in French oak (80%) and American oak (20%) for 12 months. Finishes with blackberry, anise and smoke. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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