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BONARDA 2016 Mendoza
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer EL ENEMIGO
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Extremely deep intense purple colour. Very spicy, juicy, ripe, black cherry purée nose with some hints of olive, chocolate and walnut. Dry, medium to medium-full bodied, well structured, solid, ripe, juicy, intense, olummy-black-cherry flavours with a lingering, fairly high acid, sandalwood-cedar finish. This blend of 85% Bonarda and 15% Cabernet Franc has 13.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number L19305 (labeling date) on the back label. Try with bbq ribs. NEW in Vintages. CSPC 15120
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Tri Alt
Country Argentina
Region
Rating **+(89 points)
Juicy, Tangy, Ripe, Black Cherry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: This is a beautiful, old-vine wine with dark-berry, chocolate and walnut character. Some dry-earth undertones. Full-bodied, chewy and rich. Flavorful finish. Solid and smoky. Drink now [or cellar for a further 3-5+ years]. Score - 92 (James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, March 27, 2019) Price $ 24.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 25, 2020
Cases bought 138 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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