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Monastrell

Spain, Red Blend, Bodegas Castano, Solanera, Vinas Viejas, Yecla, 2005

Red blend of 65% Monastrell, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 15% Tintorera. Suggestion: Decant and let breathe at least one, preferably two or more, hours. N/ Black pepper bomb. Old, wet oak. Granite. Slight port. Dry gunnysack. T/ Medium mouthfeel. High acid for a red. Dried cassis. Plum liqueur. Tobacco juice. Sharp woods. Slight chocolate. Retail […]

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