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Telmo Rodriguez g Dehesa Gago

Telmo Rodriguez g Dehesa Gago 2005

Toro, Castilla-Leon, SpainAged 50/50 in barrique and foudre. Spicy, peppery, vanilla, licorice root, tobacco, meaty, gamey, smoky, floral nose with garrigue, cardamom, coriander and black cherry throughout. Rich, fat, ripe and round with supple tannins and good acidity balance. Full with cherry, plum, orange, smoky, licorice, tobacco, floral and vanilla flavours. Very warm but well balanced with a long finish. Will improve over the next one to three years. Very good value.Tasted: 28 March 2008Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 34.00 speculative listing - Winspeer Altovin AB 29.00 fine wine shops ON 32.00 consignment - Lifford Wine Agency Producer: CompaƱia de Vinos Telmo RodriguezDistributors: Select Wines & Spirits
Grape: Tempranillo/Tinto Fino/Tinta del Toro/Aragonez