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Convento San Francisco 2010

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Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted Dec. 20th 2017. Colour dark ruby red showing age. Legs thick on the glass suggesting higher alcohol. Bottle notes 14.5%. Aromas and flavours of complex berry, cherry, dried fig, tobacco and old delicious apple that has been sitting out in a room. Cured meat, herbs and flowers. Taste dry medium plus mouthfeel, mouthwatering, soft mature tannins. Alcohol is there but not overpowering. Finishes long and pleasant. I like this wine was very easy to drink a bottle goes fast. This is a nice winter wine in my opinion. Enjoy any season with robust beef or sausage. I had a fire roasted tomatoe pasta with mild and flavourful sausage and mushrooms. 100% tinta del pais (Tempranillo )
Ghislain Lalonde rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

FBS, DL90,

David Lawrason

This is a nicely complex, smooth maturing tempranillo (tinto de pais in Ribera) that captures aged, complex aromas of dried fig, cherry, leather, vanilla and nougat. It is medium-full bodied, fairly dense and nicely smooth and warming with some dried earth on the finish. Very good to excellent length. Lots here for $20. Tasted November 2017

Natalie's Review

Convento San Francisco 2010, Ribera Del Duero D.O., Spain: Chalky dry on the mid palate with acidity along the sides. Earth, dust and dried black fruit and herbs. Pair with lamb. Drink: 2017-2020. 206409 14.50% XD 750 mL  $21.95 Score: 88/100. November 25, 2017 Best Beef Wine  Full Review



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