Full Review

Loteta

Loteta
2015 Red, Campo de Borja

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$9.99
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Loteta
2015 Red, Campo de Borja

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14%
Deep purple color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate nut fudge and blueberry pie with a supple, bright, fruity medium body and a smooth, charming, breezy finish conveying notes of cherry custard, blueberry danish, and caramelized nuts with soft, chewy tannins and light oak flavor. A very fruit forward, easy drinking, crowd pleasing red.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Quaffable
Aroma Aroma: chocolate nut fudge and blueberry pie
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of cherry custard, blueberry danish, and caramelized nuts
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: with food and on its own
Recipes Pairing: Bacon Cheeseburger, Margherita Pizza, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A very fruit forward, easy drinking, crowd pleasing red.

The Importer

Biagio Cru

The Importer
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