2008 Mosey Barrica Monastrell

2008 Mosey Barrica Monastrell
    Price: $25.00
    Shipping Weight: 4.00 pounds
    Country: Spain
    Grapes: Mourvedre
    Region: Yecla
    Quantity in Basket: None
    The Monastrell grape is more commonly known throughout the world as Mourvedre, which is an important grape in Rhone blends. Its juice tends to be bold and dark with a propensity towards higher tannin and alcohol. Bodegas La Purisima has decided to bottle this wine on its own, producing a heavy, powerful red of great intensity. Aromas of black cherry and leather are abundant from the first quaff while a highly structured and fruit forward palate tingled the tongue. The wines balance between fruit and acidity provide for a long and impressionable finish that will pair well with a variety of game meats, grilled steaks and the traditional Spanish dish Paella.

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