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RESERVA RIOJA 2015 Rioja Alta, DOCa Rioja
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CUNE
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. This tasty, bright blend of 85% Tempranillo and15% Garnacha, Graciano and Mazuelo has a very deep intense purple colour. Slightly spicy, youthful, plum-cherry puree nose with some sandalwood and gently cedary notes. Dry, medium bodied, harmonious, slightly spicy, high acid, fairly intense, youthful, plum-cherry fruit flavours with a lingering, fairly cedary, tangy finish. The back label says this has 13.5% alcohol (14% on the website) and 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L-211801H on the back label. The 2014 was released on July 6, 2019 at $22.95. CSPC 417659
Type Red Table Wine
Agent FWM Can
Country Spain
Region Rioja
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Dry, Tangy, Plum-Cherry
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: A very fresh and clean wine with plums, dark berries and hints of cedar. Medium to full body, integrated tannins and a bright finish. Excellent now, but better in 2020. Score - 93 (jamessuckling.com, Aug. 2, 2018) Price $ 21.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 29, 2021
Cases bought 800 (12 bottles per case)

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

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