Bodegas Enrique Mendoza

La Tremenda Alicante Monastrell

8.752 ratings
8.91 pro ratings
Alicante, Valencia, Spain
Monastrell
Top Notes For
Liam Davitt

Fruit forward--cherries and red plum, faint spicines or note of cacao. Silky palate, long finish.

Bloody marvelous for $11 a bottle here in Washington, D.C.

Fruit forward--cherries and red plum, faint spicines or note of cacao. Silky palate, long finish.

Bloody marvelous for $11 a bottle here in Washington, D.C.

1 person found it helpfulNov 11th, 2018
Tyler Martinelli

Mourvèdre from Spain
Medium ruby in color
Dark berries
Meaty
Olive-y
Light herbs
High tannin, medium acidity
Med/long finish.
Lovely wine and a great value for $12

Mourvèdre from Spain
Medium ruby in color
Dark berries
Meaty
Olive-y
Light herbs
High tannin, medium acidity
Med/long finish.
Lovely wine and a great value for $12

Dec 5th, 2019
S.Carey

Flabby

Flabby

Oct 2nd, 2019
Chris Sowick

Chain Bridge Cellars. $9.98. Great value. Nice clean finish.

Chain Bridge Cellars. $9.98. Great value. Nice clean finish.

Sep 18th, 2019
John Bjorklund

Big wine. Slightly dry. Great with meat. Let air for an hour.

Big wine. Slightly dry. Great with meat. Let air for an hour.

Aug 31st, 2019
Carrie

Great find at local grocery store! Worthy of Robert Parker’s rating!

Great find at local grocery store! Worthy of Robert Parker’s rating!

Jul 18th, 2019
Frank Lin

Broad fruit, with a bitter aftertaste. Drinkable but wasn’t great. $7.99

Broad fruit, with a bitter aftertaste. Drinkable but wasn’t great. $7.99

Mar 7th, 2019
Samuel Tay

Very full and spicy, great for us on a cold night.

Very full and spicy, great for us on a cold night.

Mar 5th, 2019
Todd

2016. Balduccis 1/2019. Recommended by Chris. Pretty good. $16.

2016. Balduccis 1/2019. Recommended by Chris. Pretty good. $16.

Jan 29th, 2019
Elise Anderson

Berry notes, dry, easy drinking

Berry notes, dry, easy drinking

Jan 26th, 2019