N.V. Sánchez Romate Hnos. Brandy de Jerez Cardenal Mendoza Solera Gran Reserva

Palomino Fino

  • Spain
  • Andalucía
  • Brandy de Jerez
Drink between 2015 - 2045 (Edit)
CT85.2 9 reviews

Community Tasting Notes 9

  • Soteriologist Does not like this wine: 84 points

    April 1, 2021 - Molasses, burnt caramel and valerian on the nose. Valerian extract, molasses and caramel on the palate, syrupy. I guess it’s the valerian note that arose the ire of “sweetstuff” below. And honestly I concur, am amused by the entirely appropriate medicinal metaphor of "St. Bernard in the alpine passes for reviving the half-frozen" and don’t really see the point of this product. Yet the offer came with nice brandy glasses, so I am glad I bought it, but certainly won’t again. I am now going to open its big brother, hoping for more success.

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  • Papies wrote:

    January 8, 2017 - By the glass at Jose Pizzaro, London.
    Oak used here to give a more mellow, chocholate/charamel feel to the brandy as the outright ones ( like the Carlos I we tried along) are too sharp. Still quite a bit of alcohol on the nose and felt as if they heated the brandy up. Not an interesting one to be honest. low 80s if we had to rate

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  • tudval Does not like this wine: 75 points

    November 24, 2016 - I did not care for this at all. In your face caramel, more like a liqueur than a brandy. No finesse to speak of. It was OK just for a sip or two, then I got tired of it. A waste of money to get a whole bottle, sample before you buy.

  • Dancing with bottles Likes this wine: 92 points

    April 12, 2016 - Loads of caramel and coffee. Very good length.

  • Dancing with bottles Likes this wine: 92 points

    February 11, 2016 - Tasted from a just opened bottle. Just slightly sweet, nevertheless opulent, full bodied and very Long. Loads of dried fruits, a beautiful sherry note, burned sugar and just a hint of caramel. 42% alcohol gives it the right Punch. Great Brandy.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage N.V.
  • Type Spirits
  • Producer Sánchez Romate Hnos.
  • Varietal Palomino Fino
  • Designation Cardenal Mendoza Solera Gran Reserva
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Spain
  • Region Andalucía
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Brandy de Jerez
  • UPC Codes 8410161202359, 8410161711059, 864335000100

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 79 (75%)
  • Consumed 26 (25%)

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