Teso La Monja 2012 750 ml
- Body: Very Full-Bodied
Region: Toro, Spain
Grape: Tempranillo, Tinta de toro
La Monja is among the top 1% of all wines in the world. The color is dark red to dark chocolate. It comes out of a small piece of land in Central Spain called Toro Do. Toro reds contain 80% Tempranillo and a smattering of Garmacha and aged in American oak. La Monja presents with earthy notes of leather and smoke. Black fruit notes are Present as well as raspberry and cherry. This wine is glazed with powerful tannins which controls the sweetness of the fruits, gives the wine structure and a long finish.