Full Review

Monte De Oro

Monte De Oro
2014 Cuvée de Oro Estate Grown Red Blend, Temecula Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 16% RS: <1%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$34

Monte De Oro
2014 Cuvée de Oro Estate Grown Red Blend, Temecula Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 16% RS: <1%
Garnet color. Aromas of dried cherry, pencil shavings, and strawberry shortcake with a satiny, crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a smooth, breezy fudgesicle and rum-soaked strawberries finish with well-integrated, medium tannins and a suggestion of oak flavor. A fresh and fruity red with great versatility.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: dried cherry, pencil shavings, and strawberry shortcake
Taste Flavor: fudgesicle and rum-soaked strawberries
Sweetness Sweetness: Dryish
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Roast Pork Tenderloin, Duck Confit, Lasagna
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A fresh and fruity red with great versatility.

The Producer

Monte De Oro Winery

The Producer
35820 Rancho California Rd
Temecula, CA 92591
USA
1 951-491-6551

Their Portfolio

89 Monte De Oro 2013 Estate Grown, Cabernet Sauvignon, Temecula Valley 14.1% (USA) $36.00.
85 Monte De Oro 2012 Estate Grown, Merlot, Temecula Valley 14.7% (USA) $32.00.
92 Monte De Oro 2013 "Simplexity" Estate Grown, Temecula Valley 14.1% (USA) $34.00.
90 Monte De Oro 2013 Estate Grown, Tempranillo, Temecula Valley 13.5% (USA) $32.00.
96 Monte De Oro 2013 Zinfandel, Temecula Valley 15.9% (USA) $33.00.
85 Monte De Oro 2015 "Bolle De Oro", Temecula Valley 12.5% (USA) $22.00.
90 Monte De Oro 2010 Reserve, Syrah, Temecula Valley 16.3% (USA) $80.00.
95 Monte De Oro 2010 Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon, Temecula Valley 14.5% (USA) $80.00.
94 Monte De Oro 2014 Estate Grown, Zinfandel, Temecula Valley 16.4% (USA) $38.00.
88 Monte De Oro 2014 Estate Grown Monte De Oro Vineyard, Tempranillo, Temecula Valley 15.3% (USA) $35.00.
94 Monte De Oro 2014 Estate, Syrah, Temecula Valley 16.1% (USA) $36.00.
90 Monte De Oro 2014 Cuvée de Oro Estate Grown Red Blend, Temecula Valley 16% (USA) $34.00.
91 Monte De Oro 2012 Vista del Monte Vineyard Reserve, Syrah, Temecula Valley 15.6% (USA) $80.00.
87 Monte De Oro 2014 Monte de Oro Vineyard Estate Grown, Petite Sirah, Temecula Valley 16.6% (USA) $36.00.
93 Monte De Oro 2017 Galway Vineyard Estate Grown , Chardonnay, Temecula Valley 13.7% (USA) $23.00.
89 Monte De Oro 2015 Estate Grown, Zinfandel, Temecula Valley 16.0% (USA) $44.00.
93 Monte De Oro 2015 Estate Grown , Tempranillo, Temecula Valley 12.5% (USA) $35.00.
90 Monte De Oro 2015 Syrah, Temecula Valley 14.6% (USA) $41.00.
88 Monte De Oro 2015 Monte De Oro Vineyard, Petite Sirah, Temecula Valley 14.3% (USA) $38.00.
91 Monte De Oro 2015 Cuvée de Oro Estate Grown Red Blend, Temecula Valley 13.5% (USA) $33.00.
94 Monte De Oro 2013 Vista Del Monte Vineyard Estate Grown Reserve, Syrah, Temecula Valley 16.2% (USA) $85.00.
93 Monte De Oro 2014 Vista Del Monte Vineyard Estate Grown Reserve, Syrah, Temecula Valley 16.1% (USA) $85.00.
94 Monte De Oro 2015 Estate Grown, Zinfandel, Temecula Valley 16% (USA) $42.00.
90 Monte De Oro 2015 Estate Grown, Tempranillo, Temecula Valley 12.5% (USA) $34.00.

GSM Blend Red

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass