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Solanera 2015 Wine Review

Solanera 2015

Solanera 2015

Yecla D.O., Spain

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Solanera

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A succulent, lip-smacking tasty Spanish red wine blend. Tanned leather, dried herbs and dried red fruit on the nose and palate. The Yecla wine region is in southern kin and is an emerging area to watch for quality wines. This wine is a blend of 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% low-yield Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% low-yield Garnacha. The wine is aged in oak barrels for 10 months. Pair with lamb and rosemary.

Food pairings: roast lamb, grilled pork chops, pepper steak.

Luscious Lamb Wine

This Solanera 2015 was reviewed on November 25, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier reviewed this wine as follows:

Aromas of blackcurrant jelly, cigar box, pot-pourrit and a touch of cinnamon. The tannins are medium and well integrated with the fresh acidity. There is blackberry, black plums and a slightly woody flavour.

Tasted November 2017
Solanera (2015) is a red wine blend of old vines Monastrell, Cabernet Sauvignon and Garnacha Tintorera (Alicante Bouschet) wine grapes from Spain`s Yecla wine region. Great value under $20, pair this wine with braised beef. The wine was aged in 80% French and 20% American oak. Drink now and for the next three years. - Community Wine Reviews

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