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- andrawes76 - 08-25-2009 10:40 PM
I've found the best European QPR these days be from Spain. Bodegas Atalaya 07 was my latest conquest. What a sexy, moderately priced wine this is ($14 and change). Bing cherry, blackberry produces a laser beam concentration that develops into a lasting finish. Consumed with some calamari sauteed in lemon, garlic, tomato sauce. While it may not have been the ideal pairing, it was a darned fine meal because of the wine.
- donnaclif - 08-26-2009 11:47 AM
i have been trying to get of this wine... i have heard is a blend of Monastrell, Garnacha Tintorera, and other red grapes. some of my friends who have tasted it call it the best wine in the world. i hope they are not exaggerating.
[This message has been edited by team (edited 08-27-2009).]
- Thomas - 08-26-2009 02:17 PM
No, they are not exaggerating. I've had hundreds of the "best wines in the world." Why not one more?
- donnaclif - 08-27-2009 10:53 AM
ha ha! so true.. even i have had many best in the world claims.. but it all depends on your taste buds