Adegas Guimaro Mencia Joven 2016
Leader of the up-and-coming Ribeira Sacra appellation, this estate is now under the expertise of the talented Pedro Manuel Rodríguez Pérez. It is the immense potential of the abandoned Galician terraces that caught the eye of his father and ancestors. They were without a doubt pioneers of the region’s revival. Made from 40 year-old Mencía, this red offers suppleness that makes it quite accessible and charming. The mouth reveals lavender, violet, spices, blueberry and cherry; tastes like a total favourite!
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- Baked-sausage spaghetti sauce
- Beef brochettes with yogourt and herb sauce
Designation of originRibeira Sacra
Regulated designationDenominación de origen (DO)
ProducerPedro Manuel Rodriguez Perez
Mencía 90 % Caino tinto 5 % Souson 5 %
Degree of alcohol13.5 %
Type of bottle closureCork
Type of containerColoured glass container
Vintage tasted: 2014
Under the purplish red colour, the nose is medium and complex. Enjoy this dry, medium-bodied and fruity red featuring refreshing acidity. On the palate, it showcases fleshy tannins and a broad mouthfeel that leads into a medium finish.
Dry, medium-bodied and fruity
Between: 15°C And: 16°C
Tint: Purplish Red
Sugar perception: Dry
Regular price: $22.20
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