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Prahova Valley Special Reserve Feteasca Neagra 2016 Wine Review

Prahova Valley Special Reserve Feteasca Neagra 2016

Prahova Valley Special Reserve Feteasca Neagra 2016

Dealurile Munteniei, Romania

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.8%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Prahova Valley

Agent: Carto Enterprise

More Vintages: 2011  2007 

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Reviews and Ratings

Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted May 16th at wine club. Colour medium ruby red. Legs thin suggestions low alcohol. Aromas and flavours of red plum fruit, cherry, raspberry. Taste dry, medium mouthfeel, mouthwatering, ripe but firm tannin. Spice note on the finish. Feteasca Neegra grape, old grape variety of Moldavia. What I call a wacky wine. Easy to drink, would match well with light tomato based dishes and cured and smoked meat.
Good value.
Prahova Valley Special Reserve 2016 is made from the late-ripening, thick-skinned Feteasca Neagra red wine grape. This is a robust grape able to survive extreme weather as deep cold snaps and droughts. Look for ripe red cherry, crushed raspberry, smoky spice and some herbal notes on this robust, dry red from Dealurile Munteniei in Romania. Pair with grilled meats. - Community Wine Reviews

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