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Wine

Losada

Winery

Losada Vinos de Finca

Region

El Bierzo

Varietal

100% old-vine Mencía

Aging

Malolactic fermentation and 10 months in French and American oak.

Tasting Notes

This alluring red is plush and tender, and brims with cherry, wild berry, herb and mineral notes, joined by accents of vanilla and toast. The structure is lacy, but there's intensity to the flavors, and a long, clean finish. Drink now through 2016. 8,000 cases made.

Press

91 points (2009 vintage), Wine Spectator