Casa Gran del Siurana Cruor DOC 2007

on .

A blend of 30% Garnatxa, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, 15% Syrah and the rest Monastrell.

Dark violet in colour. In the nose intense plum, red fruits, green pepper and slight toast.

On the palate very expressive with plum, cherry and orange. Medium to full bodied, good tannins and a long finish.

Four days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2013-2018.

Rating: 88 points.



Casa Gran del Siurana GR-174 DOC 2011

on .

This blend (35% Garnatxa, 30% Carinyena, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon) matured 5 months in French oak barrels.

Dark violet in colour with flavours of blueberry and plum. On the palate fruity with plum, blueberry, raspberry and elder.

Medium bodied, soft tannins and an ordinary aftertaste. Good buy! Seven days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2016.

Rating: 87 points.



Weingut Bercher Burkheim Feuerberg Spätburgunder QbA (Barrique) GG 1. Lage 2010

on .

This Spätburgunder matured for 18 months in barriques. Ruby in colour.

A complex bouquet with wood, vanilla, raspberry and stone fruit.

On the palate very soft with raspberry, strawberry jam and red fruits. Full bodied, well-balanced and an ordinary finish.

Eight days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2017.

Rating: 91 points.


Weingut Bercher Burkheim Feuerberg Grauer Burgunder QbA (Barrique) GG 1. Lage 2011

on .

This Grauburgunder matured for nine months in barriques.

Golden yellow in colour and flavours of lemon grass. On the palate vanilla, wood, lychee and fermentation aromas.

Nice minerality. Full bodied, good extract, well-balanced and an ordinary finish. Best buy!

Nine days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2021.

Rating: 93 points.


Weingut Bercher Burkheim Sasbacher Limburg Spätburgunder QbA trocken (Barrique) 2009

on .

This Spätburgunder matured for 24months in barriques. Dark red in colour.

In the nose wild berries, wood, vanilla and toast. On the palate elegant and softer than velvet with vanilla, wild berries and delicate toast.

Full bodied, soft tannins and a long finish. Should be more expressive. Good buy!

Nine days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2017.

Rating: 90 points.