2004 Roda I Reserva (14.5%) - attractive and intricate nose with 'cheesy' meaty notes; this is serious stuff with powerful solid mouth-feel vs superb depth and class, savoury vs liquorice fini... Read More
"They started making small quantities of Gran Reserva in 1996, a wine halfway between tradition and modernity. The 2007 Gran Reserva is produced with over 60-year-old, destemmed Tempranillo gr... Read More
CIRSION has a deep, blackish purple colour, its aromas unravel in successive waves of very black fruit, damp earth, violets, chocolate and mint, eucalyptus, smoke…
On the palate, it has huge v... Read More
Color: Deep cherry, with an almost opaque background. Great depth of colour, with cherry-red edging.
Nose: Very intense and complex, with all the character of the freat CIRSION wines: slight s... Read More
Kräftiges Kirschrot mit schwarzvioletten Reflexen, in der Nase enorm konzentriertes Bukett mit reicher Frucht, Cassis, Holunder, Kirsch und Brombeere, feine Röstaromen, Vanilletouch, am Gaumen... Read More
94 points and 'Highly Recommended,' Wine Spectator: This generous red shows a traditional character, with leafy, dried herb, tea and spice notes framing dried cherry, licorice and leather flav... Read More
"Viña Real has now it's own separate winery, but it's still the CVNE brand from Rioja Alavesa. The 2011 Viña Real Crianza, mostly Tempranillo with 10% Garnacha, Mazuelo and Graciano fermented ... Read More
"The 2001 Imperial Gran Reserva has a more complex, better defined nose than the 2000, with black cherries, spice and Seville orange marmalade. The palate is medium-bodied, with fine tannins c... Read More
At first whiff delicious smells of cheese, then come the caramel notes, hints of vanilla and licorice, and a whole case of mixed ripe dark berries.
On the tongue, lots of ripe berries, dark... Read More