SacredDrop

SacredDrop

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  • Mendiondo Clarete Rioja 2 years ago Mendiondo Clarete Rioja
    MENDIONDO CLARETE, Rioja 2010: garnacha, visura clarete. C: pale Onion peel color N:Plum,dried fruit, maybe apricot M: acid, metallic taste Hmmm...not a favorite. 2.50€ not really a surprise. I think you can get better clarete.
  • Musa Montilla Moriles 2 years ago Musa Montilla Moriles
    MUSA FINO,Montilla-Moriles : 2 different lots...one is pale oxidized color while the other is pale watery color. N: acetone glue M: glue....I think this is an acquired taste that I just don't have yet.glue...super glue is all I get.
  • Anae Albarino Cosecha 2011 2 years ago Anae Albarino Cosecha 2011
    ANAE Albarino 2011, Rias Baixas: C: pale yellow green N: lemon,stone fruit,apple, white peach M: green apple, lemony, good acidity Decent white, not so complex but enjoyable. 7/10
  • Rueda Blume Verdejo 2010 2 years ago Rueda Blume Verdejo 2010
    BLUME VERDEJO 2010 C:Light hay with light green tinges on rim N: Herbaceous, slight lemon M: rounded but very light persistancy. Ok wine 4.19€ 6/10
  • Bronte Chardonnay 2 years ago Bronte Chardonnay
    BRONTE CHARDONNAY ,Tierra de Castilla : C: stray hay N: Med intensity,pineapple, can of asparagus, Cut green grass M:not buttery enough. Slight lemon acidity but weak. Little body kind of blah. Ok but not great, bit bland.
  • Conde De Caralt Cava 2 years ago Conde De Caralt Cava
    Beginning of my Sensory Analysis Masters class. CONDE DE CARALT :Brut Nature. C: light hay...thin chains...few chains, disapates quickly. Light green rim N: yeasty, honey,chemical , petrol M: light acidity...that's all though. Not that great. 4.50€ 5/10
  • Donzel Douro 2005 2 years ago Donzel Douro 2005
    DONZEL DOURO 2005 Reserva tinto: 9 m in barrel, Touriga Franca C: light ruby with some transparency. Not very dense. N:Sour cherry, balsamic vanilla. M: chocolate, raspberry, balsamic notes with a touch of oak. Tasty red, light bodied.
  • Quinola Toro Denominacion De Origin 2 years ago Quinola Toro Denominacion De Origin Recommended
    Quinola Su�rez , garage wine 2008: ToroDo purple color, slight cab flavor, Tempranillo blend. Tasty, easy to drink, 9/10. I like it...a lot!
  • Bouza Do Rei Albarino 2 years ago Bouza Do Rei Albarino
    Bouza do REI 2009 Albarino: C: canary to hay color N:Pineapple, banana, yeasty- bakery smell M:full body white with a crisp taste. Lemon, pineapple. Fresh. For 6 €, probably $12 in the US, great wine with fish and enjoyable alone! One of my favorite Albarinoa from Rias Baixas region.
  • Abadia Raimat Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 2 years ago Abadia Raimat Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
    RAIMAT ABADIA 2007, Cab Sauv- Tempranillo. C: dense dark purple N: Startling Twizzler, grape cotton candy, touch of bell pepper M: Raspberry Nerds candy taste. Med body wine with light lingering persistence Interesting wine. Nice change from normal Spanish wines. Easy to drink and not too complicated.
  • Hacienda Monasterio 2008 2 years ago Hacienda Monasterio 2008
    Hacienda Ministerio. 2008 Ribera del Duero C: Purple berry N: blueberry, raspberry, blackberry M:raspberry jam, touch oak, blackberry jam, decent length Tasty easy to drink
  • Torello Brut Cava 2 years ago Torello Brut Cava
    Torello Brut 2008 Reserva Cava: C: pale hay, explosive bubbles N: touch of apple, yeasty M: apple, yeast, like white wine finish Good champinoise style Cava
  • Valserrano Crianza Rioja 2008 2 years ago Valserrano Crianza Rioja 2008
    VALSERRANO CRIANZA 2008: N: French oak,strawberry M:light mouth, oaky, little fruit Good easy to drink 8/10
  • Becquer Rioja 2008 2 years ago Becquer Rioja 2008
    BECQUER 2008 Rioja: C: Crisp strawberry red, touch Ruby N: Olive,oak M: light body, touch strawberry 7/10 OK wine
  • Coma Vella 2007 2 years ago Coma Vella 2007
    COMA VELLA 2007: Good Priorat! I drank it with friends and honestly can't remember much else other than it was super easy to drink and enjoyable!
  • Contino Vina Del Olivo 2004 2 years ago Contino Vina Del Olivo 2004
    CONTINO- VINO DEL OLIVO 2004: C :dark purple ruby. N :Rioja 100 por 100! Raspberry, fig, vanilla. M: White pepper, black...
  • Domaine Roger Perrin Chateauneuf Du Pape 2 years ago Domaine Roger Perrin Chateauneuf Du Pape
    1st Chateauneuf de Pape! Garnacha 2009. C: beautiful rasberry, N:Vanilla, provincial herbs, pepper, M: lots of pepper, liquorice. Not quite balanced.
  • Rupert & Rothschild Baron Edmond 2007 2 years ago Rupert & Rothschild Baron Edmond 2007
    Complex wine, South African wine.
  • Tobias Red Mourvedre 2010 2 years ago Tobias Red Mourvedre 2010
    Tasty Mataro, good color, opens in 15 min. Light and fruit forward.
  • Catena Malbec 2008 2 years ago Catena Malbec 2008 Recommended
    2008 Catena Malbec : tasty chocolate rasberry delight. C: dark blueberry red N: raspberry chocolate M: anis raspberry chocolate One of my favorite Malbecs!!!
  • Familia Gascon Malbec 2011 3 years ago Familia Gascon Malbec 2011
    2011 Malbec Familia Fascinating C: dark purple with ruby tints N: blackberry and chocolate M: chocolate raspberry, leather, fig. Good tannins but short on length in the mouth. Tasty young wine with 4 months in barrel. Approximately 30 PEN, around 12$.