Full Review

Toza

Toza
2017 Crianza, Monastrell, Jumilla

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14.5%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$18

Toza
2017 Crianza, Monastrell, Jumilla

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 14.5%
Ruby black color. Interesting aromas and flavors of fragrant peppercorns, Masala chai, and honey with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish imparting elements of toasty bread crusts with Nutella and light oak flavor. An interesting spicy quaffer for everyday indulging.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Quaffable
Aroma Aroma: fragrant peppercorns, masala chai, and honey
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with elements of toasty bread crusts with nutella
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Pot Roast, Steak & Potatoes, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: An interesting spicy quaffer for everyday indulging.

The Producer or Importer

Kysela Pere Et Fils, Ltd.

The Producer or  Importer
331 Victory Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
USA
1 540-722-9228

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