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Hécula 2012

75cl

£4.81 (Approximate price)

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Hecula 2012 is a greedy and generous wine from old vines aged 60 to 80 years.

Robert Parker: "Its opaque purple color is followed by copious aromas of blueberries, black raspberries, camphor, licorice, white flowers and a chalky limestone/dusty character. Full-bodied, rich and well-balanced, it is an incredible value".

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2012 Other vintages
Appellation:Yecla (Murcia, Spain)
Winery: Bodegas Castaño
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Monastrell
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%

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Hécula 2012 (Monastrell)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Hécula 2012 is deep red, bright cherry with violet edge.
  • Nose: Nice notes of ripe black fruit, hints of sweet spices and licorice.
  • Mouth: Tasty, with faint hints of wood that do not cover their fruitiness.

APPELLATION: Yecla

VINEYARD: Bodegas Castaño

GRAPES: 100% Monastrell

AGING: 6 months in French and American oak.

PREPARATION: Vineyards located at an altitude of 750 meters north-south orientation on both farms. Planting density of 1,600 vines / ha. Pruning cuts with driving on glass

PAIRING: red meat, and roasted the grill, game.

TEMPERATURE: 14-16 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14% Vol

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How to serve

Consumption temp.

14-16ºC

The Winery

Bodegas Castaño

Bodegas Castaño

Bodegas Castaño is today one of the most relevant wine producers in South-Eastern Spain for their tradition and achievements in the use of the indigenous grape varieties.

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Reviews of Hécula 2012

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4.5/5

Perfetto. Frutto in un corpo molto strutturato.
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Hécula 2012

4 /5

Het best van het voedsel. Met vrienden en prettig gesprek.
Ik hield niet van de kleur, met bruine randen. Vooral merkt men aroma's van rook in deze Bodegas Castaño op. Zeer duidelijke smaak naar frambozen.
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Castano Hécula Yecla 2012

4 /5

Este vinho de Bodegas Castaño combinou muito bem com a refeição. Abri com o meu melhor amigo.
Cor de vinho novo, vermelho violáceo. Aroma a bagas, típico de . Curioso o vinho de Bodegas Castaño, tinha um final um pouco amargo.
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Castano Hécula Yecla 2012

4 /5

Bebi com a minha melhor amiga.
Cor vermelho rubi muito brilhante, com reflexos castanhos e cor-de-telha. Aroma a toffee, seguido de café. .
O vai bem com carne de caça.
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Castano Hécula Yecla 2012

Reviews of other vintages of Hécula 2012020140201702015

4/5

- A deep purple colour in the glass, exuding rich, elegant aromas of blueberries, ripe raspberries and liquorice with a subtle floral touch and a chalky character. On the palate, it is full-bodied, with an inviting richness and soft fruit that is integrated with oak notes in this extremely well-balanced red.
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Anonymous
Bodegas Castano Hecula Monastrell do Yecla 2014

4/5

I decided not to pair it with any dish. We drank a pair of bottles of Hécula 2017 with my friend.
Deep colour at first sight. Scents of raspberry. Do not know what had to taste like, but it was tasty.
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Sarah Carter

4/5

I bought it in Uvinum and It arrived immediately.
Red ruby colour with reddish brown tinges. The raspberry aromas are quite present. It is the softest wine of Yecla.
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Sarah Carter
Bodegas Castaño Monastrell Hecula 2015

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