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Taja Reserva Mähler-Besse Monastrell 2005 Wine Review

Taja Reserva Mähler-Besse Monastrell 2005

Taja Reserva Mähler-Besse Monastrell 2005

D.O., Jumilla, Spain

Community Score:86/100

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Price: $14.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Taja

Agent: Eurovintage International Inc

Natalie's Score: 86/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Mähler-Besse’s Taja Reserva is made mostly with Monastrell (the local name for Mourvèdre), plus dashes of Tempranillo and Cabernet Sauvignon. It is matured for 12 months in oak barrels and then given a further 24 months of bottle ageing before release. A definite crowd-pleaser, this is a perfect choice for pizza or pasta night. My note: A simple, robust, tasty red for quaffing not analyzing. Dark fruit and some oak.

Monastrell food pairings: pizza, pasta.

This Taja Reserva Mähler-Besse Monastrell 2005 was reviewed on October 30, 2010 by Natalie MacLean

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