92pointsBevela 2011 Matela Le Bon Climat Vineyard Teroldego (Santa Barbara County)

Editors' Choice

A must-get for those attracted to obscure grapes, this cool vintage bottling of a northern Italian variety by Marisa Beverly (assistant winemaker at Au Bon Climat, and Jim Clendenen's niece) shows cranberry, strawberry, dried plum, baked earth and sumac-cinnamon spice on the nose. The palate offers strong loamy minerality right away, then settles into dried sage, peppery spice and tangy but dense dark fruits. Matt Kettmann

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  • Alcohol
    13.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    4/1/2018
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