Macho Man Monastrell 2012

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Other Red Other Red
Spain

$18.95 (392993)

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  • 8989

89 pts
10
January 24, 2015

Critic Reviews (8)

Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Everything here is dark – from the fruit to the mineral streak that runs through the wine. I love the tannins, makes...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Not entirely true to its name, the "Macho Man Monastrell" is rather more of a mid-weight man with some succulence and...

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Michelle Bouffard
Michelle Bouffard

Do not let the name of the wine distracting. The wine is simple, but nice. A pleasant nose with aromas of red plums,...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

As the label says MMM. This one hundred percent monastrell was recently selected the best barrel aged wine in Spain...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

It's a shame about the name of this wine, though I'm sure many will find it their sole reason to buy. The title...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Lots of dark, ripe fruit on the nose with cassis, blackberry and aromatic damson plum. The palate is medium-bodied...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The label borders on the ridiculous, but this is a bright, fresh young, juicy monastrell with classic plummy fruit, a...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Cedar, wood chips and coffee dominate the nose but with a surprising lightness on the palate. A touch hollow but...

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Community Reviews (2)

Laurie Fox
Laurie Fox

nice wine, terrible name and label

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Philip Coville
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