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Casta Diva Sweet Monastrell 'Recondita Armonia' 2013 500ml

Rated 90 - Deep ruby. Expressive aromas of blackberry, boysenberry, peppery spices and licorice pastille. The sweet, tactile and plush palate...
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Enrique Mendoza Estrecho 2011 750ml

Rated 92 - The 100% old-vine Monastrell 2011 Estrecho is produced with grapes from a single vineyard, from the Estrecho de Pipa zone in Villena at...
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Enrique Mendoza Monastrell Las Quebradas 2010 750ml

Rated 94 - There is one new wine, 2010 Las Quebradas, pure Monastrell grown on rocky soils high in chalk from a very old vineyard, which shows a...

Mourvedre Valencia

Mourvèdre is a fascinating and ancient grape varietal, thought to have been introduced to Spain by the ancient Phoenicians over two thousand years ago. Since then, it has found a home in many regions of France, and has gone on to be a key grape varietal in the New World, where it is often blended with Grenache and Syrah varietals to make a beautifully rounded and balanced red wine. The Mourvèdre grape itself is renowned for holding a complex set of flavours, which are often described as meaty or gamey, with plenty of bramble fruit notes. As such, they are often served with dark meats, and are enjoyed in many countries across the globe. The grapes are not the easiest to cultivate, as they require plenty of sunshine alongside well irrigated soil. However, their quality and unique attributes mean that wineries all over the globe continue to persevere with this special varietal.