Wine Books and DVDsWine Gifts & Wine Accessories

2013 Lo Nuevo Spanish Red "Sorbo a Sorbo Old Vines Garnacha"

Winery: Lo Nuevo

Vintage: 2013

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Sorbo a Sorbo Old Vines Garnacha"

Wine Category: Spanish Red

Grape blend: 100% Grenache

Region: Calatayud

State or country: Spain

Price: $12

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 89 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89)

Review date: September 22, 2015

Wine Review: This midnight blue colored Grenache from Spain opens with a fragrant blackberry bouquet with hints of blueberry and oak. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic, juicy and fruit forward. The flavor is a tasty ripe and extracted blackberry with notes of black cherry. I also detected hints of black plum and faint oak. The finish is dry and its fruit flavors are nicely prolonged. This wine would pair well with a grilled sweet sausage sandwich smothered with sauteed Vidalia onion and red pepper. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: The 2013 Sorbo a Sorbo Garnacha displays intense aromas and flavors of ripe cherry, raspberry, and currant, with subtle balsamic and mineral notes that add pleasantly to the complexity. A fresh, accessible wine with lingering, bright fruit on the finish. Beautifully balanced, elegant and delicious.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Lo Nuevo 2013 Sorbo a Sorbo Garnacha.

Bookmark and Share

Subscribers: Have you tried this wine? Rate it.

(Not a subscriber? Sign up.)

E-mail address:

Rate this wine:

  • Unbelievable (100-98) (Perfect or just about)
  • Excellent (97-94) (Wine just blows you away. Just makes you yearn for more.)
  • Very Good Plus (93-90) (Wine to impress someone, but not blow them away.)
  • Very Good (89-87) (Has character, is well balanced, & distinctive.)
  • Good (86-84) (Drinkable, ordinary, & non-distinctive)
  • Did Not Like (Not recommended &/or poor)
Your comments on this wine:

What is "room temperature" when used to describe wine? It means a typical cellar temperature of 58¬?F (14¬?C). This is the ideal temperature for storing wine.

Source: All About Wine Calendar - Richard Nidel

Super Tuscan
View Definition & Glossary

Ken's Wine Guide
RSS Feed

Add to Google

Red Wine Reviews & Ratings | White Wine Reviews & Ratings | Blog | Subscribe Here For E-Newsletters | Ken's Wine Reviews & Ratings
Advertising | Contact Us | Site Map | Disclaimer