Bodegas Juan Gil Moscatel 2016 Jumilla, Spain
Quite fragrant and aromatic with suggestions of musk, apples and pear with a tropical overlay, floral and forward. On the palate – Crisp, fruity, textured, aromatic, hints of spice and fruit flavours that reflect the nose; dry finish. A lovely aperitif style, balanced and well-made. Drink now and through 2018.88 Points
Bodegas Juan Gil ‘Honoro Vera’ Monastrell 2016, Jumilla, Spain
Dark berries, spices, chocolate and oak lead the bouquet, very ripe and engaging overall. On the palate – dark plums and berries heavily laced with oak, medium+ acidity, chocolate, liquorice and dark spices; medium tannins, balanced and well-made. Drink now and through 2026.