Paixar 2006 Mencía (Bierzo)

Having really liked this wine a couple of years ago, this vintage seems comparatively fierce and aggressive, which isn't to say it isn't hugely flavorful and aromatic. On the down side, it's residue-heavy and tannic, with full extraction and tannic berry fruit. Tough as nails; maybe it just needs a couple of years to settle. Michael Schachner

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    750 ml
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    Grapes of Spain
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