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Castaño Colección 2014

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Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Located in the South-Eastern part of Spain, the city of Yecla houses one of the oldest wineries in Spain: Familia Castano; a family driven winery. Created from old vines, the Cepas Viejas Castano Coleccion 2014 offers rich aromas of dark fruit. Made from 70% Monastrel (commonly named Mourvedre in Spain) and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, this wine shows aromas of blackberry, black olive, black pepper, mocha, tobacco and oak. Full-bodied, this Spaniard delivers an agile balance and a well staged long finish. On the palate, the combination of Monastrel and Cabernet Sauvignon shows ripe blackberry, black pepper, cocoa, sweet tobacco, roasted meat and oak. Enjoy!

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Castaño Colección 2014, Yecla D.O., Spain: The 2014 vintage of Colección is a robust blend of 70% Monastrell and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon grapes. Aromas of tart black fruit and lots of oak. Indigenous yeasts were used for fermentation. The wine was aged in oak barrels for 10 months. A bitter finish. Pair with prime rib. Drink: 2018-2022. 35493 14% XD 750 mL  $22.95 Score: 87/100. October 3, 2018 Best Value Red Wine. Best Beef Wine  Full Review




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