Original
43 Ratings
Bodegas Juan Gil Hijos de Juan Gil Jumilla

Wine Details

Varietal

Mourvèdre

Style

Red

Region

Spain

Wine Description

"I have had three bottles of the stunning 2002 Juan Gil, and it has been a remarkable experience on all three occasions. I tasted it next to some top-notch Bordeaux selling for five times the price, and it was by no means outclassed. Made from 45-year old Monastrell vines grown in rocky limestone soils, and cropped at 1.8 tons of fruit per acre, it is amazing that a wine of this quality can be found at this price given the weak dollar. A dense ruby/purple color is accompanied by gorgeous aromas o...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 159 on Jun-05
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/05