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Gregoriano

Gregoriano
2014 Red, Campo de Borja

Pair this wine with:
Beef Turkey Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$13.99
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Gregoriano
2014 Red, Campo de Borja

Pair this wine with:
Beef Turkey Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14%
Dusty garnet black color. Aromas and flavors of boysenberry compote, pencil shavings, melted toffee, and pickled peppers with a satiny, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a seamless, interesting, medium-long finish with notes of dried cherries, delicate floral spices, and citrus custard with soft, well-integrated tannins and light oak flavor. A juicy, chewy Spanish red that will be very versatile.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Savory
Aroma Aroma: boysenberry compote, pencil shavings, melted toffee, and pickled peppers
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of dried cherries, delicate floral spices, and citrus custard
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Turkey Meatballs, Eggplant Parmesan, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A juicy, chewy Spanish red that will be very versatile.

The Importer

Biagio Cru

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