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Telmo Rodriguez Valdeorras Gaba do Xil Mencia 2014 Wine Review

Telmo Rodriguez Valdeorras Gaba do Xil Mencia 2014

Telmo Rodriguez Valdeorras Gaba do Xil Mencia 2014

Galicia, Spain

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $20.00

Drink: 2016-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Telmo Rodriguez

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Reviews and Ratings

Trevor Sabourin - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This wine is made from 100% mencia, and hails from Valdeorras, Spain, which is adjacent to Bierzo, the region most known for mencia. It is full of character, complexity, and freshness. It offers notes of black cherry, wild blueberry and raspberry, stoney minerals, anise, smoke, white pepper and baking spices, and elegant touches of potpourri, leather, black tea, and vanilla. The wine has a beautifully integrated, seamless structure, and yet almost high acidity and tannins. The finish is quite long. An assertive yet graceful wine, and very satisfying. Would make an excellent pairing with many pork dishes, but also with venison and other game meats. Tasted Aug. 2017.
Maryse Migue rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Smooth. Very enjoyable. Great value for the price!

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