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Honoro Vera Garnacha 2015

$10.99
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$7.99

SKU 06649

750ml

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It has an intense nose with predominance of red, ripe fruits (raspberry, currant), balsamic sensations and mineral aromas. It is a fruity wine, very fresh and easy to drink that gives the pleasant sensation of savoring a fruity candy.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Spain
Region Calatayud
Brand Honoro Vera
Alcohol/vol 14%
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Wine AdvocateThe 2015 Honoro Vera Garnacha is the entry-level red produced with the local grape variety from vines surrounding the village of Ateca which names the project. It fermented in open-top stainless-steel vats with neutral yeasts and matured in oak barrels for a couple of months. Garnacha can achieve high alcohol, and in a vintage like 2015 it's easy to see 15% on the labels, as is the case here. It has a very ripe nose with hints of raisins, notes of candied berries and a spicy touch. It has a juicy palate with very ripe fruit notes and some fine-grained tannins. I'd like it a little less ripe. Better with food. 600,000 bottles produced.

Luis Gutierrez, June 30, 2017