Buy of the Week NZ

Piqueras Old Vines Garnacha Almansa DO 2014, Spain, NZD $19.95

The product of organically-grown 45 to 60-year-old bush vines grown on nutrient-poor, limestone-rich soils. A medium-bodied red with an extraordinary lengthy finish. An elegant and appealing wine with dark berry, spice and fresh herb flavours. An accessible wine. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food: Rib-eye, cauliflower, bone marrow, gruyere, beef cheek

Stockists: Bennett and Deller Wine Merchants, Auckland (NZ distributor). New Zealand only

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