Pepe Mendoza Casa Agricola Alicante 2018

From Alicante in the south of Spain, this is a full bodied, spicey and edgeless blend. The grape varieties are monastrell (mouv√®rdre), syrah, alicante bousch√©t (a red variety that also unusually has red flesh) and gir√≥ (a red variety found in Spain and Sardinia). This pleasant wine is ready to drink now. Rating: Good. Website:Continue reading “Pepe Mendoza Casa Agricola Alicante 2018”

Molino Loco Yecla Monastrell 2013

I spotted this on a restaurant by-the-glass list, and thought I’d give it a go. ¬†“Loco” I vaguely recalled as meaning crazy in Spanish, so my hopes were not high but then nor was the price. ¬†Yecla as a wine region more or less drew a blank so that added to its appeal. ¬†It turnsContinue reading “Molino Loco Yecla Monastrell 2013”