Potente 2016, Do Montsant

Red Blend Red Blend
Montsant, Spain

$18.95 (10682)

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October 26, 2019

Critic Reviews (3)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Rich and ripe in the style of neighboring Priorat, with baked fruit flavours, red and black, and thick, highly...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Potente indeed! This is a buxom, ripe and ready red based on grenache, carignan, syrah and merlot from fifty year old...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Rich, lush with fleshy appeal. Crunchy saline and red fruit lighten the mouthfeel. Easy to appreciate but also quite...

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Community Reviews (5)

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todd10
todd10

Nice dark fruit flavors with a hint of licorice. Of all of my wine reviews, this was the first time that I tasted the "licorice" taste, so that excited me. Tannin's are solid enough to hold up to a meaty meal. The wine opened up more after about 30 minutes so I recommend decanting for about 30 minutes.

Tasted December 2019

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