In keeping with my theory that you don’t have to spend a small fortune to drink good wine here are 12 wines from Spain that offer tremendous value and will compliment virtually any meal.
All of these wines are currently available at Hops n Grape’s in Glassboro, NJ but should also be available at your local Canal’s.
The main grape varietals of Spain are Tempranillo, Garnache and Monastrell (Mourvedre). All of the wines listed here contain one of these three grapes as the primary flavor agent.
2007 Panarroz $7.99
2007 Wrongo Dongo $6.99
2005 Flavium Crianza $9.99 *
2007 Borsao Red Wine $6.99 *
2007 Paso a Paso Tempranillo $7.98
2007 Castano Monastrell Yecla $7.98
2006 Merum Monastrell $8.98
2007 Finca Luzon Jumilla $7.98
2005 Campo Viejo Temranillo $9.99
2007 Evodia Garnacha $8.98
2005 Capcanis Monsant Mas Donis Barrica $9.98
2006 Barahonda Nabuko $9.98
* PERSONAL FAVORITES
If you can be tempted to part with an extra dollar you can partake of one of the truly excellent values from Spain that is rated 91 points by Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate. That wine would be
2006 Las Rocas Grenache $10.98
With this many good wines available at these great prices you are sure to find a personal favorite without breaking your budget. ENJOY!!