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CRIANZA RIOJA 2016 DOCa Rioja
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer TUERCE BOTAS
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. This attractive, ripe, well balanced, 2016 Crianza has a deep intense purple colour. Made from 100% Garnacha the nose has bright, rather spicy, rose-tinged, ripe, Damson plum fruit with some floral notes and only a faint whisp of oak. Dry, medium bodied, harmonious, bright, plum-crancherry fruit with a lingering, gently cedary, fairly tangy finish. It has 14% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number L21046 on the back label. NEW in Vintages. CSPC 18594
Type Red Table Wine
Agent HHD Imp
Country Spain
Region Rioja
Rating **+(89 points)
Ripe, Bright, Spicy,
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: 100% Garnacha. Very expressive aromas of vibrant crunchy red fruits, framed by a perfumed oriental and sweet spices character. It has a lot of depth and a nice core of fruit. Score - 95 (Decanter World Wine Awards, 2019) Price $ 24.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 29, 2021
Cases bought 360 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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