R. López de Heredia Tempranillo Blend Rioja Reserva Viña Tondonia 1989

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A consistent brilliant dark honey in color with a unctuous honey, ripe pear and butterscotch nose. The aroma reminds me of a Portuguese desert righ... Read more

Actually had the '90 at a nice restaurant. Very full, nice balance of acidity and tanin, and opened up nicely over the length of the meal -- worked... Read more

Lopez de Heredia excels in their production of white wines. This is a blend of Viura and Malvasia from the riverside vineyard Tondonia. Caramel, ro... Read more

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Snooth User: gabriellaopaz
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0.00 5
03/16/2008

A consistent brilliant dark honey in color with a unctuous honey, ripe pear and butterscotch nose. The aroma reminds me of a Portuguese desert right when it comes out of the oven, gooey and filled with creamy egg custard with a honey glaze. In the mouth, the wine is bone dry with good acidity and a lush round mouthfeel. On the palate, this wine reminds me of mead, with rich honey and buttercup flavors ending in a long elegant citrus and honey finish. 4.0


Snooth User: haneway
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4.50 5
01/23/2008

Actually had the '90 at a nice restaurant. Very full, nice balance of acidity and tanin, and opened up nicely over the length of the meal -- worked well with game especially, as well as the cheese course.


External Reviews for R. López de Heredia Tempranillo Blend Rioja Reserva Viña Tondonia

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Source: Astor Wines & Spirits
07/12/2007

Lopez de Heredia excels in their production of white wines. This is a blend of Viura and Malvasia from the riverside vineyard Tondonia. Caramel, roasted coffee bean and white pear characterize this wine.


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