Review – Red Wine: 2009 Cata Mayor Tannat, Bodegas Castillo Vejo, Uruguay

Rustic in a stinky, moldy way.  It is not tannic in the way tea is or in the way astringent or bitter fruits are, in that tea leaves a dry taste in the mouth or that fruits like limes or lemons give a puckery feeling in the mouth.  To call this wine a true “tannat”,…