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Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006

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£25.20 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2006 Other vintages
Appellation:VT Castilla y León (Castilla y León, Spain)
Winery: Abadía Retuerta
Volume: 150cl Other volumes
375ml and 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Tempranillo
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14.00%
Abadía Retuerta is the maker of this Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006 , a red wine from VT Castilla y León that is based on the best of tempranillo, merlot and cabernet sauvignon of 2006 and has an alcoholic strength of 14.00%. The Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006 is the ideal red to combine with hard cheese and lamb. At Drinks&Co, this red wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points while renowned wine guides give the following ratings: peñín: 88.

Elaboration of Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006

Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Tempranillo)

Producer: Abadía Retuerta

Appellation: VT Castilla y León

Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Tempranillo

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The Winery

Abadía Retuerta

Abadía Retuerta

The Abadía Retuerta winery is located at the center of the privileged, winegrowing area, The Golden Mile, where Spain's most prestigious brands of wine are elaborated. Abadía Retuerta owns over 200 hectares of vineyard and is one of Spain's most modern wineries.

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Reviews of Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006

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4 /5

This red wine has a chestnut background. I think it was a little bit salty.
Good wood flavour.
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Reviews of other vintages of Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2006200820162015

4/5

ABADÍA RETUERTA SELECCIÓN ESPECIAL 2007
BODEGA: ABBEY RETUERTA
OD: CASTILLA Y LEON
GRAPES: Tempranillo-MERLOT CABERNET SAUVIGNON-
TYPE OF WINE: RED WITH FOSTER
ALCOHOL: 13.0%
 Intense cherry color, almost black, clean and powerful aroma of black fruit jam, wild fruits, roasted coffee, balsamic, anise and spicy on the palate is fleshy and tasty, with a pitch of fruity and pleasant mouth, quite concentration and long finish with hints of balsamic and spices.
TEMPERATURE: 16C
MARRIAGE: Roasted lamb meat jelly (snouts, trotters), meat stews, roast chicken, roast beef, cheese short and medium healing.
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Vinosenlared

4/5

Wonderful cherry colour and high layer. The wine mainly smells like roses.This VT Castilla y León tasted like what it has to be, that is grapes.
Should absolutely be paired with fish.
Great for romantic evenings.
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Sarah Carter

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial Magnum 2015:
- View: dark red saturated.
- Nose: floral aromas, well assembled red fruits, hints of breeding, fresh notes of eucalyptus, roasted and caramel memories.
- Mouth: soft and gentle entrance, high aromatic power, great finesse, a slight touch of acidity, freshness. Good balance between alcohol, acidity and structure with very fine and soft tannins. Very persistent.

APPELLATION: Castilla y León.

GRAPES: 70% Tempranillo, 17% Syrah, Cabernet sauvignon 13%.

AGEING: 12 months in barrels of French and American oak.
PREPARATION: fermentation conducted in small tanks of stainless steel, malolactic fermentation also in stainless steel.

PAIRING: grilled Iberian pork ribs with barbecue sauce.
TEMPERATURE: 16 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5%
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Ilona Barnes