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Baron de Ley Rioja Gran Reserva 2010
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Baron de Ley Rioja Reserva 2010
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95
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95 Points!  A young business, founded in 1985, but one that was successful right from the start. Baron de Ley is based in an old fortified monastery. This Reserva has been the cornerstone of the winery since the beginning, under the guidance of chief winemaker Gonzalo Rodriguez. It reflects the warmth of the Rioja Baja, and vines grown on ...read more
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Berberana Rioja Gran Reserva 1960
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Beronia Rioja Gran Reserva 2006
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91
AG
90
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Ripe cherry and blackcurrant aromas are complemented by nuances of woodsmoke, pipe tobacco and vanilla, with a hint of peppery spices adding lift. Sweet and velvety on the palate, offering sappy red and dark berry flavors and suggestions of vanilla bean and mocha. This round, seamless Rioja finishes with very good cling, fully integrated tanni ...read more
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Bodegas Lan Rioja Reserva Vina Lanciano 1994 (Bin-Soiled Labels)
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Bodegas Riojanas Rioja Gran Reserva Monte Real 2001
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Had a bottle of this the other night and it really knocked our socks off! Sweet, pure, classic, incredibly fresh (fresher than even their vaunted Albina bottling?), it is another of those fantastic 2001's that will shortly disappear. As far as we know, these are the last three cases...
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Bodegas Riojanas Rioja Gran Reserva Vina Albina 2001
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90
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The 2001 Vina Albina Gran Reserva displays elegant balsamic aromas of sandalwood, tobacco, tea leaves and leather. The medium-bodied palate is supple, still holding onto some juicy fruit, with roasted flavors and a good finish. - Luis Gutierrez, Wine Advocate #210
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Cune Rioja Imperial Reserva 2011
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96
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96 Points! Enticing aromas of ripe strawberries and raspberries with a mineral and salty character. Iodine, too. Tree bark. Full body, fine-grained and concentrated tannins and a long and clean, salty and light coffee finish. Great balance and structure. As it should be. Drink or hold. - James Suckling, 12/1/2016
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Cune Rioja Reserva Viña Real 2009 Magnum
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92
AG
92
Availability: In Stock
The 2009 Reserva, 90% Tempranillo and 10% Garnacha, Mazuelo and Graciano from Rioja Alavesa, is fermented in stainless steel and aged for 22 months in new oak barriques with frequent rackings (every four months). 2009 is a powerful vintage with an early harvest, especially in Alavesa, but the wine has very good balance and is developing some c ...read more
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Cune Rioja Vina Real Gran Reserva 1970
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94
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94 Points Wine Advocate! The 1970 CUNE Viña Real Rioja Gran Reserva is the poster child for this sunny, legendary harvest. We cracked one of these the other day (Happy early Birthday to me!) and were delighted and surprised by what we found. Dark, sweet, jammy, almost-opulent, funky, earthy (what old Rioja isn’t?), with a fres ...read more
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Cune Rioja Vina Real Reserva 2005 Magnums
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93
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93 Points! The 2005 Rioja Vina Real Reserva can be drunk now and over the next decade. Lots of tobacco leaf, licorice, herb, new saddle leather, black currant and cherry notes emerge from this graceful, full-bodied, rich Rioja. It is already complex aromatically, deep, layered and impressively endowed.- Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #202
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Cune Vina Real Rioja Gran Reserva 2010
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94
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94 Points! This red blend from the Alavesa part of Rioja produced in its own winery is 95% Tempranillo and the rest Graciano; it fermented in stainless steel and matured in oak barrel for two years. The wine shows superb balance and harmony, with very subtle aromas of spices and flowers. It is one of those noses that make you go back to the wi ...read more
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El Coto Rioja De Imaz Gran Reserva 2005
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93
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93 Points!  Focused and vibrant, this traditional red has bright flavors of dried cherry, tobacco, orange peel and spice. Light tannins and citrusy acidity keep this lively. Though the flavors are maturing, the wine remains fresh. Drink now through 2020. 120 cases imported.  Thomas Matthews, Wine Spectator Magazine, July 31, 2015
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Faustino I Rioja Gran Reserva 1964
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94
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94 Points! With its dried-cherry and rose-petal aromas and flavors, this beautiful, mature red is every bit the equivalent of a fine, older Bordeaux or Burgundy. Cumin and cinnamon show on the palate and the refined finish is lovely, with anise and white pepper accents. - Wine Enthusiast
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Faustino I Rioja Gran Reserva 1968
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Faustino I Rioja Gran Reserva 1970
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91
DEC
92
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Staright from Faustino's cellars and drinking perfectly now, we've had the pleasure of enjoying this wine a number of times and every bottle has been spot-on. Mature yet shockingly youthful, dusty, rounded yet vibrant cherry fruit, earth, truffle and a seamless finish. Gorgeous!
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Faustino I Rioja Gran Reserva 2001
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97
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97 points and the Decanter Magazine Wine of the Year! Restrained, mineral style with elegant tannins.Youthful and fresh, feminine and complex. Deliciously decadent, with extraordinary vitality in the palate and a long, unique finish. A jewel at this price. - Decanter, January, 2014
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Faustino V Rioja Reserva 1970
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Franco-Espanolas Rioja Bordon Cosecha Especial 1970
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La Rioja Alta Rioja Gran Reserva 890 2004
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93
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93 Points! Vivid red. The nose displays an array of ripe red fruits, pungent flowers and exotic spices, with vanilla bean and coconut accents building with air. Sweet, broad and luscious, offering intense cherry-vanilla and raspberry liqueur flavors that deepen on the back half. Shows excellent depth as well as finesse, with velvety tannin ...read more
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La Rioja Alta Rioja Gran Reserva 904 2005 Magnum
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96
JS
95
AG
94
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96 Points! The 2005 Gran Reserva 904 is a superb blend of Tempranillo from the villages of Briñas, Labastida and Villalba with 10% Graciano from Briones and Rodezno...These wines are marked by a long aging in used American oak barrels following the most strict Riojan tradition; four years during which time the wine was manually rac ...read more
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La Rioja Alta Rioja Reserva Vina Alberdi 2010
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91
JS
95
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95 Points! Ripe and intense aromas of strawberries and blackberries with hints of black ink. Savory notes, too. Full-bodied, chewy and focused with linear fruit and character. Very finely crafted. Drink or hold. - James Suckling
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La Rioja Alta Rioja Reserva Vina Ardanza 2007
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94
AG
92
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94 Points!  The 2007 Viña Ardanza Reserva is a blend of Tempranillo with 20% Garnacha, the Tempranillo from 30-year-old vineyards La Cuesta and Montecillo in the villages of Fuenmayor and Cenicero, and the Garnacha from old head-pruned vines at 600 meters altitude in Tudelilla, in Rioja Baja, from plots next to their Finca La Pedri ...read more
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Lopez de Heredia Rioja Vina Bosconia Reserva 2005
WA
94
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94 Points! A worthy follow up to the 2004 is the 2005 Viña Bosconia Reserva, a wine that they consider the most rustic and powerful in the winery, but that I find as elegant and subtle as it gets. This feels very much in line with the 2004, maybe a notch above even, a lower yielding year. The nose is somehow closed and feels young with  ...read more
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Lopez de Heredia Rioja Vina Tondonia Reserva 2004
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94
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94
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94 Points! The 2004 Viña Tondonia Reserva is...a worthy follower of the 2001, the greatest of the Viña Tondonia Reservas of recent times. It has the usual blend and usual levels of alcohol and acidity, bottled after six years in oak barrels. The nose feels savory (if that's possible–umami?) and developed, with tertiary  ...read more
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Marques de Murrieta Rioja Blanco Reserva Capellania 2011
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91
WA
91
JS
94
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94 Points! Extremely aromatic with lilacs, lemon rind and limes. Full-bodied, yet linear and very tight. Candied apples and bright acidity. From very old vines planted in 1965. A white of contrast and distinctive character. - James Suckling   91+ Points!  Capellanía is the name of a vineyard in the Ygay estate, the hig ...read more
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Marques de Murrieta Rioja Reserva 2012
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92
JS
95
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95 Points!  Terrific aromas of currants, berries, cinnamon and perfume. Full body, ultra-fine tannins and a dense palate. Superb length and refinement. Compact. Super length. Superb quality considering the price. More delicate and refined than the 2010. Precise. Drink or hold.  James Suckling, December 1, 2016
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Muga Rioja Prado Enea Gran Reserva 2009
WA
96
JS
97
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96 Points! The most classic cuvée was not produced in 2007 or 2008, so we jumped to the phenomenal 2009 Prado Enea. It was produced with grapes from cooler vineyards that enjoyed 20 extra days of slow ripening compared with warmer zones, which provided them with perfect ripeness and deep flavors. This blend of 70% Tempranillo, 20% Garna ...read more
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Muga Rioja Prado Enea Gran Reserva 2009 Magnum
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96
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96 Points!  The most classic cuvée was not produced in 2007 or 2008, so we jumped to the phenomenal 2009 Prado Enea. It was produced with grapes from cooler vineyards that enjoyed 20 extra days of slow ripening compared with warmer zones, which provided them with perfect ripeness and deep flavors. This blend of 70% Tempranillo, 20% ...read more
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Remelluri Rioja Reserva 2010 Pre-Arrival
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95
95 Points!  A wine with beautiful finesse and depth. Dark fruits, dark chocolate, hazelnut and floral character. Polished and refined. Full body. Long and beautiful. Tasty finish. The first recent vintage 100% made by Telmo Rodriguez. Drink or hold.  James Suckling, July 16, 2015
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Roda Rioja Reserva 2009
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92
AG
93
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92 Points!  The wine that was once called Roda II has been since 2002 simply Roda and the current release is the 2009 Roda Reserva. It has plenty of complex and expressive notes of beef blood, bright red berries that are perfectly ripe with hints of fennel, Mediterranean herbs, a touch of aniseed and very good freshness. The medium-bodied ...read more
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Sierra Cantabria Rioja Seleccion 2014
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90
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90 Points!  (fermented and aged for six months in stainless steel tanks and then aged for six more months in 60 percent French and 40 percent American oak barrels, all used) Dark ruby. Ripe dark berries, candied flowers and a suggestion of woodsmoke on the perfumed nose. Pliant and expansive in the mouth, offering bitter cherry, cassis an ...read more
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Urbina Rioja Gran Reserva 1994
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92
DEC
90
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92 Points! The 1994 Gran Reserva Especial (from a great vintage) is medium ruby colored with a lovely bouquet of cherry blossom, earth notes, spice box, leather, black cherry, and plum. On the palate it is multifaceted, elegant, concentrated, impeccably balanced, and holding strong. It should drink nicely for another 10-15 years if not lo ...read more
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Vina Olabarri Rioja Reserva 2009
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Tempranillo 90%, Graciano 10%. Aged 24 months in American and French oak barrels followed by at least 12 months in the bottle. Cherry-red ruby, intense aromas of vanilla and toast become more evident with air. It is big and mouthfilling, full of dark cherry fruit and well structured with a lightly tannic finish.  
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Vina Santurnia Rioja Gran Reserva 2004
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90
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90 Points!  The 2004 Vina Santurnia Reserva is a traditionally styled Rioja that spent 2 years in American oak. Predominantly Tempranillo with a bit of Graciano and Mazuelo, it reveals a nose of cedar, tobacco, cassis, and black cherry. Forward on the palate with a bit of ripe tannin supporting the fruit, it is likely to blossom for anoth ...read more
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Vina Santurnia Rioja Reserva 2008
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The traditional bodega is a five generation family property that was created in 1853 by Tomas de Ayala. The winery now owns 30 hectares of vineyards in Rioja Alta (Briñas, Haro and Rodezno) and Alavesa (Labastida). Most of the vineyards (80%) are planted with Tempranillo. The rest is used to grow Viura, Mazuelo, Garnacha and Graciano. The oldest vineyard was planted in 1920, and most of the vineyards are 30 to 40 year old.
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Vinedos del Contino 1995 Rioja Reserva Pre-Arrival
Full, deep red. Aromas of plum, currant, smoky oak and tar, plus a lightly vegetal note. Fresh but rather subdued; doesn't have the dimension of the '96. Sound acids and slightly tough tannins limit the appeal of this wine today.  Stephen Tanzer, Vinous Media, November 1999
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Vinedos del Contino 1996 Rioja Reserva Pre-Arrival
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93
93+ Points!  Deep red-ruby. Sappy aromas of cassis, black raspberry, dark chocolate and mint, with the oak component more thoroughly integrated. Thick, dense and very concentrated; really urgent cassis and black raspberry flavors offer lovely restrained sweetness. Powerfully structured, with strong acidity. Finishes with superb, palate-st ...read more
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Vinedos del Contino Rioja Reserva 2009
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91
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93
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93
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93
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93 Points!  The bulk of the production of the Contino estate goes to the 2009 Contino Reserva, a red produced with grapes harvested from their estate vineyards, a blend of Tempranillo with 10% Graciano and 5% made up of Mazuelo and Garnacha fermented in stainless steel and matured in used barrels (60% French and 40% American) for two year ...read more
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