Soto del Vicario, Men de Mencia, 2008

Men de Mencia

Score

86
  • Grape Variety: Mencia
  • Drink: 2013 - 2015

Manufacturer:

Soto del Vicario

Mike Ritchie

Tasting: Bierzo Mencia

Rustic edge to the fruit, this is well-knitted together after 3 years in bottle. A clean, dry impression left on the finish. Ready now.

Pedro Ballesteros

Tasting: Bierzo Mencia

Some oxidative development, discreet crianza notes. Rich, quite full of flavours, not very delicate, slightly fatigued. To drink in one year time.

Sarah Jane Evans

Tasting: Bierzo Mencia

Refined floral and developed oak notes on the nose, with bold fruit. The wine itself is complex and well integrated, blending bramble fruits with savoury spices and finishing with fine grained tannin and a clean minerality.

Details

Wine name: Men de Mencia
Wine classification: DO
Wine alcohol content: 13.5%
Wine colour: Red
Wine vintage: 2008
Price: £11.07
Wine style: Red, medium-bodied