Mencia

8 Main Red Wines of Spain

In a world of wine where a small number of grape varieties proliferate and virtually become ubiquitously interchangeable with the term “red wine” itself, Spain stands apart from the crowd as an important red wine producing country – from both…

Rave Review: John Szabo, MS on 2009 Godelia Bierzo Red – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Bodegas Godelia “Here’s another fine, fragrant, floral example of mencía from Bierzo, replete with dark berry fruit and violets, notable but integrated barrel spice, and overall complexity above the average. The palate is succulent and mouth filling,…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2009 Godelia Mencia – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Bodegas Godelia “More serious, the outstanding 2009 Bierzo Tinto Godelia reveals a deep blue/ruby color as well as sweet aromas of blueberries, raspberries, crushed rocks and spring flowers. Pure, medium-bodied, long and ripe, it is ideal for…