Varietal: Red Blend Winery: Altos Region: Murcia, Spain Vintage: 2006
Rating: International Wine Cellar: 91 Points
Information: Glass-staining ruby. Cherry-cola and blackberry on the nose, with sexy vanillin oak and baking spice accents. Pliant dark berry flavors stain the palate , with firming dusty tannins absorbed by the fruit on the broad, sweet, long finish. I find the oak here (all new, one-third of it American) to be complementary to the lush fruit but imagine that those with old-school palates will disagree.