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Wrongo Dongo Mourvedre 2007

Member Review by basilwino:

It's a pretty tasty wine for the price.

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Bodegas Juan Gil:
Juan Gil winery is located in the heart of the vineyard, in the north hillside De Cerezo which belongs to the property. This mountain, which is covered in trees, shelters the back of the installations, the rest is surrounded by vineyards. In this shady place, the cellar is protected from the heat of the area. The uneven land is also adapted to the needs in order to prevent damaging the good qua... Read more
Juan Gil winery is located in the heart of the vineyard, in the north hillside De Cerezo which belongs to the property. This mountain, which is covered in trees, shelters the back of the installations, the rest is surrounded by vineyards. In this shady place, the cellar is protected from the heat of the area. The uneven land is also adapted to the needs in order to prevent damaging the good quality of the grapes. The installations are designed by the winery staff, trying to combine the most modern technologies with the traditional and familiar winemaking processes. They are provided with authomatic systems which can obtain all the information to have traceability of the whole bottling process -not only elaboration but also internal changes- from the vineyards to the customers. The processing capacity of the winery is three and a half million kg of grapes. All the buldings are air-conditioned. The aging cellar has a capacity of 3000 oak casks. The laboratory equipment is ready to carry out all the necessary quality controls to guarantee the consumers`health. Read less

Member Reviews for Wrongo Dongo Mourvedre

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Snooth User: basilwino
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2.00 5
10/08/2009

It's a pretty tasty wine for the price.


Snooth User: Gantt Hickman
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3.00 5
12/10/2009

I really enjoyed this wine. It was full bodied with dark flavors. But I had it a couple of nights ago, so I can't remember the details.


Snooth User: pendrops
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3.50 5
12/06/2009

Wine imported by famed wine buyer Jorge Ordonez. Good value.


Snooth User: remybhatia
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2.00 5
09/30/2009

Two glasses


External Reviews for Wrongo Dongo Mourvedre

External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

Juicy flavors of cherry, black grapes and plums shine in this fresh red, and the light tannins are firm enough to give it structure. Mourvèdre. Drink now.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

Hmmmmm... you may be thinking that is one unique name, but it fits this unique red well. Chock full of bright, ripe raspberry and red fruit, with hints of peppercorn and black olives. Juicy and bright, this spicy little number will be your grill's best friend, as it is perfect for your favorite barbecued treats. So next time you are in Premier tell them "Wrongo Dongo" sent you.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

This chewy red offers juicy cherry and plum flavors against a backdrop of game and chocolate notes. The tannins are ripe and well-integrated, the finish long and peppery. Drink now through 2007.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

Perfectly drinkable Monastrell year after year despite the silly name. Plum and roasted berry aromas and flavors are sweet, ripe, clean and on the generic side of the fence. A little rugged and hot at 15%, but lusty and good for the price.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

Inky ruby. Smoky blackberry and cherry aromas are complemented by notes of cracked pepper and dried flowers; smells like a syrah. Firm, focused dark fruit flavors gain sweetness with air and pick up slightly bitter tannins. The finish repeats the blackberry note, leaving a zesty, peppery quality behind. Lots of bang for the buck here.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

Inky purple. Ripe dark berry fruits are complemented by smoked meat and dried flowers. Fleshy blackberry and plum flavors display impressive depth and power for this price point, with soft tannins adding support. Gains sweetness on the back and finishes with very good sappy persistence. A remarkable bargain.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/19/2011

The brilliantly packaged 2007 Wrongo Dongo (named in honor of Washington DC legend Jim Arseneault) is 100% Monastrell. Medium ruby-colored, it presents a nose of mineral and earth notes that jump from the glass. Ripe and flavorful, this crowd-pleasing wine will continue to drink well for another two years.


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