Pittacum Mencía 2008

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Bierzo, Spain

$21.95 (Agent)

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is made from the local mencia grape, one of the world's great under-sung varieties that combines structure and...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Crafted from 100% Mencía (a rediscovered red grape of extraordinary quality), the 2008 Pittacum will keep for seven...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Juicy with chalky tannins and graphite, plum, cassis and blueberry dominate the medium-bodied palate of this...

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Shows some great length and depth. It’s 6 years old, and still fresh as a daisy. The barrel is there, filling out the...

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Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

Recalls Montepulciano d'abruzzo nose, smells of leather and raspberry intermingled animal notes also (or reduction,...

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