JUAN GIL JUMILLA RED - 2004
100% Monastrell (Mourvedre) is made from 45 year-old Spanish vines and aged for 12 months in American and French oak.
Inky purple color with light oak, black fruit and hints of tea and tobacco on the nose. Full bodied with toasted ripe fruit, a bit of blueberry and a long black cherry candy finish.
SCORE & RECOMMENDATION:
An excellent value red wine with great concentration and lush fruit. Fairly smooth with a thick mouthfeel. Retails for around $12 a bottle.