A very drinkable wine - moderately astringent, medium body, and oaked. All in all great value.
Excellent wine for a fabulous value...suggested at a restaurant to us and we had to buy it! Tasty to sip great with fish!
External Reviews for Señorio de Barahonda Monastrell Yecla Tinto
The 2005 Barahonda Tinto is almost as good. Produced from 100% Monastrell and raised in stainless steel, this dark ruby-colored wine has an attractive nose of forest floor, mineral, and blueberry. It has a supple palate-feel, sweet fruit, and excellent balance but it is just a bit more compact on the mid-palate and shorter on the finish than the Carro. Nevertheless, it is a superb value.
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