Talento, Vino Ecologico, Monastrell, Ego Bodegas, Jumilla 2014
Founded by Santos Ortiz, Ego Bodegas have 25 hectares of vineyards, much organically certified and with most of the vines 50 years old. In this intensely hot climate, the most important grape variety is Monastrell (mourvèdre), which is ideally suited to the heat and which makes up 80% of plantings in the DO.Jumilla is a Spanish Denominación de Origen (DO) for wines that extends over the north of the region of Murcia, including the municipality of Jumilla—from which it takes its name—and the contiguous southeast of the Albacete province (municipalities of Montealegre del Castillo, Fuentealamo, Ontur, Hellin, Albatana and Tobarra) in the Castile-La Mancha region.
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100% Monastrell (Mouvedre) Certified Organic Opaque with a powerful nose of cooked wildberries and hints of spice. The palate is sweet and rich, witharomas of baked earth, wild black fruit and full but very ripetannins. The finish is long and fine.