Sunday, October 5, 2008

Tilenus Envejecido En Roble 2001

  • Area: Spain, Bierzo
  • Grape: Mencia
  • Alcohol: 13.5%
  • Rating: Black; 92 Dilettante; 89
Description: This has a raspberrry, cherry, spice and pool liner nose. Flavors of dark ripe fruits, black pepper, a hint of oak and mineral. The mouth feel is thick with an alcohol tone. The finish is long and spicy with soft tannins. Decanting not required.

Food note: this is not good with pizza or spicy foods.

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