Toro Albalá Don PX Vieja Cosecha 1973

750 mL bottle  |   LCBO#:  342310
$193.80
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    'The 1973 Don PX Selección is part of a new range of more accessible old wines, not as extreme as the Convento or Convento Selección ranges of extremely old wines. This is slightly lighter in the palate with a little less sugar, some 320 grams per liter. The vineyards that produced these grapes do not exist today; they were on very soft marls soils. The dehydrated grapes fermented between 3% and 9% and then the wine was fortified and today bottled at 17%. It's somehow reminiscent of the 1987, very perfumed and aromatic, a little exotic, with even some minty notes. There are 16,000 liters of this wine, which is available in bottles and magnums. The palate is very concentrated, round, with an oily texture that fills your mouth. This is more elegant, but at the same time it's not as fresh as the 1987. The price is for one 75-centiliter bottle. Drink 2016-2025.'- 95 points (Luis Gutierrez, Wine Advocate, April 27, 2016)

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    17%
    Made In:
    Montilla-Moriles, Spain
    By:
    Bodegas Toro Albala

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    17%
    Made In:
    Montilla-Moriles, Spain
    By:
    Bodegas Toro Albala
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