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Señorío De La Antigua Finca Cabanela Mencía 2015 Wine Review

Señorío De La Antigua Finca Cabanela Mencía 2015

Señorío De La Antigua Finca Cabanela Mencía 2015

Vino De La Tierra De Castilla Y León, Castilla Y León, Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Señorío De La Antigua

Agent: Terra Fine Wines

More Vintages: 2012  2012  2012 

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Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

If you are not familiar with the Mencía grape this is the perfect place to start! Medium bodied with ripe raspberry and red currant on the nose and a hint of barnyard adding complexity. From a single vineyard with 35-50 year old vines. Great fruit concentration, silky smooth with good weight. Excellent value. Drink or hold for a few years. Serve with charcuterie, firm cheeses, burgers or any light BBQ fare. Tasted February 2020. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Señorío De La Antigua Finca Cabanela 2015 Mencia is great value under $14. Produced by Alvarez de Toledo, this is a medium-plus-bodied, single-vineyard Mencia with earthy, dark fruit aromas on the nose, dry with vibrant acidity, blackberry, plum, spicy and fresh on the palate. Nicely done for the price. Enjoy now and for the next five years. Pair with roast gamebirds. - Community Wine Reviews

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