This is just absurdly good for the price. Blackberry, mulberry, and black cherry all float above a cloud of cigar smoke and tar. There is also a tremendous mineral streak of molten rock. Tannins are taught but smooth. Drink with a pot roast and both will be better for the pairing.
WHO: Santa Quiteria
WHAT: Garnacha (65%), Syrah (35%)
WHERE: Almansa D.O., Spain
HOW MUCH: $11