In this part of the episode, we taste an unusual wine this time from Uruguay.
The grape (Tannat) originates from South West France so let’s see how it fairs when grown in Uruguay.
On the nose, rhubarb, together with strawberries and cream were detected.
On the palate, it was much more balanced than the Brazilian Teroldego we tried in part 1.
John felt this was a crossover in taste between a Rioja and a Cabernet Sauvignon.