Matsu El Pícaro2020
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£11.40/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Dark|
|Fruit aromas / Black fruit / Blackberries / Blueberries / Red fruit / Mineral notes|
|Fresh / Complex / Rich|
Drinking and storing
Meat casseroles, Peppered steak, Sheep cheese
Dark and rich
The first time we tried this wine we found it quite sharp and almost too strong. We decided to give it another go and this time it was perfect. I think we warmed it up too much the first time. It was a little peppery with a strong but pleasant after taste. Goes well with red meat dishes.
I have been looking for this for a while, great rich taste, very drinkable and has become a house hold favourite. Trying to complete the collection. The delivery was at a good rate and received this undamaged. Would highly recommend!
Reliable, rounded red - the "next two up" from this producer are also excellent
The series of three wines with the same label "theme" are all good wines, but this one is perhaps the best value of the three, and is a reliable, rounded, very drinkable wine at a good price point.
It is a standard toro, enjoyable and packs a fruit punch. Noticeable tannins, with a lingering earthy bouquet and cherry picota finish.
Goes well with red meat
Love this wine goes well with game especially steaks Lovely mellow taste than you could drink anytime day or night
|Ageing period||3 months|
|Type of wood||French oak|
Matsu is more than just an ordinary winery or wine, it is a contemporary project of sustainable viticulture that brings together an exclusive collection of high expression wines. Matsu means 'to wait' in Japanese and provides the perfect definition of an initiative that combines the Oriental culture's concern for what is natural with the most advanced techniques in biodynamic agriculture employed in European farming. All their wines are organic; the vines are grown in a...