2009 Camins del Priorat, Alvaro Palacios, Priorat, Spain (Magnum)
"The 2009 Camins del Priorat possesses an intriguing, alluring bouquet with lifted aromas of damson, red currant and pressed flowers that unfurl with a few swirls of the glass. The full-bodied palate is defined by its fleshy tannins on the entry, yet its corpulence does not obscure its attractive minerally core. The sappy finish grips the mouth, and its backbone suggests it will benefit from 3 to 5 year’s aging. Drink 2016-2022." Neal Martin, The Wine Advocate April 2012.