Luzon Jumilla Red Wine

Though a bit restrained immediately upon opening, after a short while the nose reveals a bright berry mix, licorice, tobacco, and some light minerality. On the palate, it’s mostly the same, with balanced acidity and lingering tannins.

Albero Organic Monastrell

One of us found this to be bursting with bright red fruit, while the other two thought it smelled like garbage—or worse. Proceed with caution.