Casa Castillo Monastrell 2009

$11.99

SKU 8143780004070

750ml

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100% Monastrell from the valley, fermentation in steel tanks under temperature control with a soft maceration of skins. After the malolactic fermentation the wine is aged in French and American barrels for a short period (from 3 to 6 months) with the purpose of obtaining fresh and fruity wines with the character of the monastrell.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Spain
Region Jumilla
Brand Casa Castillo
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Wine AdvocateThe just bottled 2009 Monastrell from a superior vintage has a slightly more roasted character, greater density and richness, and exceptional length. It, too, can be enjoyed over the next 3-4 years.

Jay Miller, April 2010