Tresantos 2000 Tierra del Vino de Zamora ($10.99)
Very dark reddish-purple in color, almost black; a ring of tiny bubbles lines the glass. Warm and plummy fruit aromas add a whiff of dark chocolate in an attractive but rather light scent. The flavor, though, is big, ripe and lingering, with black-cherry and chocolatey oak flavors that amplify the nose. US Importer: Cuttlng Edge Selections Inc., Fairfax, Ohio. (Apr 30, 2002)

FOOD MATCH: The wine's lush fruit makes it a natural match with a lightly spicy okra and Italian sausage gumbo.

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