Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial 2012

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Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial 2012
$37.99

SKU 64986000152

750ml

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This is our best-known wine worldwide. Produced from a selection of the best grapes from each of our vineyards, it combines the richness of a Tempranillo and the elegance of a Cabernet Sauvignon with the strength of a Syrah. Dark red color with a clean, complex and fresh nose. On the palate, it has an intense fruity touch, mainly of red fruits. Aged 16 months in French and American oak barrels, the wood infuses notes of cedar, pastry and dark roasting. It attacks the palate politely but firmly.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Region Spain, Castilla y Leon, Sardon del Duero
Brand Abadia Retuerta
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Wine SpectatorA polished texture carries harmonious flavors of black cherry, cola, licorice and mineral in this focused red. Well-integrated tannins and balsamic acidity lend this a balanced structure. Reserved but deep. Drink now through 2022. 31,150 cases made. Top 100: 2016, Rank: 12

Thomas Matthews, November 30, 2016