Monastrell, 2017






Ponce 'Depaula' Monastrell 2017


The wine's story

It’s hard to believe that one of the most respected wineries in Spain’s Manchuela wine region was established by a 23-year-old, driven by a passion for the land and for the rising tide of natural v... read more

Sommelier notes

Juan Antonio Ponce is a young gun winemaker making big waves in the southern part of Spain.

His main claim to fame is bringing attention to the near forgotten grape Bobal, but he’s a dab hand with o... read more

Food pairings

Head to pretty much any bistro or roadside cafe along the French and Spanish borders, and the chances are, you’ll be served a deep and flavourful glass of Monastrell (known as Mourvedre on the Fren... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 5-10 years - This wine is excellent now, and will hold up really well over the next decade.

Alcohol Level: 14.00%

    • Pairings
    • BBQ
    • Lamb
    • Braised Chops
    • French Cuisine
    • Beef Stews
    • Game
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Bitter
    • Rich
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • Adventurous
    • Excited
    • Creative
    • Oak
    • French Oak