Venus La Universal Dido Red Blend 2008

Red Blends from Spain

Item No. 121329
  • red wine
  • Green wine
  • W&S91
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Winemaker's Notes

Medium ruby with aromas of ripe strawberries and earth, red fruits and sweet spices on a full bodied palate.

Critical Acclaim

"Based on garnacha, with smaller portions of cabernet sauvignon and merlot, this Montsant has light aromas of leather that give extra complexity to its fresh red fruit aromas. It's juicy and intense, with a firm tannic structure that's as smooth as marble, and soft floral notes lasting at the end."
91 Points

Learn About Venus La Universal

Venus La Universal is the creation of young and super talented enologist Sara Perez, the driving force behind Mas Martinet in Priorat, and Dominio de Bibei in Galicia. Sara"s father Luis was -along with Rene Barbier- the driving force behind the emergence of Priorato twenty years ago… Venus debut vintage was a stunning 1999, quickly assuring the new Denominacion de Origen Montsant...

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Learn About Other Spain

The third largest country in production, Spain ranks first in land under vine. Diversity and innovation are the key factors bringing Spain back into the world wine market. The most popular red varieties of Spain include Tempranillo and Garnacha (Grenache). Whites don't garner quite as much recognition, but there are some regional varieties not to be missed, like Albarino...

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Other Red Red wines are certainly not limited to Cabernet and Pinot Noir - or even Nebbiolo and Grenache. There are a multitude of grape varieties throughout the world, however, in a Darwinian sense, survival of the fittest only brings us wines made from grapes that can adapt to changing climates and winemaking techniques. Notable Facts Our other red wines primarily consists of...

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