To Order by Phone : 1-888-614-WINE

Bodegas El Nido Jumilia 2010

Bodegas El Nido Jumilia 750ML 2010      
Sku: 14134

 Wine Advocate 97 points
The 2010 Clio is a blend of Monastrell with 30% Cabernet Sauvignon. As is customary here, the grapes fermented in open 4.5-ton stainless-steel vat and aged for 23 months on barriques. It has ripe notes of plums, esparto grass and some tree bark with a shy jamminess. The palate is medium to full-bodied with some tannins to be resolved and a slightly burning sensation that is pungent and powerful and a little sweet toward the finish. This wine somehow feels like it’s evolving fast, and while it’s going to keep, I don’t think it’s going to improve in the bottle, so I wouldn’t keep it that long. 60,000 bottles were produced.

Technical notes
The Wine Advocate The inky purple 2003 El Nido, which comes from 26-year-old Cabernet Sauvignon vines (70%) and 61-year-old Mourvedre (30%), was aged 26 months in new French and American oak barrels. It exhibits leathery, creme de cassis, and pain grille characteristics, additional tannin and body, and a formidable palate. A wine of extraordinary extract and richness, it will be a target for old timers and reactionaries who will feel it is too internationally styled, but it is an eye-opening wine from an area better known for large cooperatives and mediocre quality. It should evolve for 15 or more years. Score: 97. óRobert Parker, August 28, 2006.

Related Searches
Regional Varietals:
Cabernet Sauvignon
Regional Wineries:
Bodegas Luzon
Country: Spain
Region: Jumilla
Grape Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon,Mourvedre
Type: Still wine
Reg. $139.99
  Buy Bodegas El Nido Jumilia
Bookmark and Share
See more ratings for Grand Wine Cellar at
Brought to you by Bizrate Insights


Grape Varietal
Price Range
    Read Your Store Reviews       PriceGrabber User Ratings for   BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site - Grand Wine Cellar Reviews at Bizrate