Bierzo reds: panel tasting results

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In one of the most comprehensive Bierzo tastings held outside of Spain, our three Masters of Wine were enthused by the quality of reds made by the 'seductive' Mencia grape. See the top 16 Bierzo reds here...
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Vinos Valtuille PV Pago de Valdoneje 2008
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Vinos Valtuille, PV Pago de Valdoneje 2008
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Pedro Ballesteros Torres MW 16 Sarah Jane Evans MW 18.5 Mike Ritchie MW 17
Intense, earthy and meaty aromas. Elegant, smooth and subtle palate revealing punchy acidity, blackcurrant fruit and fine-grained tannin. Dark and brooding, showing a strong personality.
Price N/A UK pagodevaldoneje.com
Drink 2013–2016
Alc 14%