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Monte Llano Tempranillo 2018

Monte Llano Tempranillo 2018

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Monte Llano Tempranillo 2018

Tasting: Bright and fresh with flavours of black cherry, red berries and soft vanillan tannin.

Bodega: Bodegas Ramón Bilbao

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 6 months in American oak

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Solaz Tempranillo Bio 2018

Solaz Tempranillo Bio 2018

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Solaz Bio Tempranillo 2018

Tasting: Intense red berry fruit with fruits of the forest notes in support. Organically grown, made, and certified.

Bodega: Bodegas Osborne

Region: V.T. de Castilla

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: Stainless steel

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13%

Closure: Cork

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Ibai Alde Crianza 2016

Ibai Alde Crianza 2016

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Ibai Alde Crianza 2016

Tasting: Classic crianza Rioja, bright and brash red fruit led by strawberries and red-currants, concentrated red plum and cedar spice.

Bodega: Bodegas Ramírez de la Piscina

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 15 months in French and American Oak, followed by 8 months in bottle

Vintage: 2016

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Romántica Crianza 2018

Romántica Crianza 2018

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Romántica Crianza 2018

Tasting: Deliciousness in a bottle from Bardos. Winemaker Raúl Acha makes wine in this inhospitable part of the Duero Valley because as he states “To make daring wines, one must be surrounded by daring people”. Medium bodied, rich dark fruit, black plum, cassis, and cedar with tobacco and fresh leather.

Bodega: Bardos

Region: Ribera del Duero

Grape: Tempranillo (Tinto Fino)

Aging: 14 months in French oak

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Baluarte Roble Tempranillo 2018

Baluarte Roble Tempranillo 2018

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Baluarte Roble Tempranillo 2018

Tasting: Aromas of strawberry blossom, with a palate of red berry fruits, and toasted cedar.

Bodega: Bodegas Chivite

Region: D.O. Navarra

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 3 months in American oak

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13%

Closure: Screw cap

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Hacienda López de Haro Gran Reserva 2009

Hacienda López de Haro Gran Reserva 2009

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Hacienda López de Haro Gran Reserva 2009

Tasting: Elegant, complex and refined, lashings of dried mature blackcurrant and bramble fruit with delicate spices, cassia bark, star anise and angelica. Although a very classic oak driven Gran Reserva, it is well balanced, with exceptionally plush texture and balance.  

Bodega: Bodega Classica

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Graciano

Aging: 30 months in French and American oak, followed by 36 months in bottle

Vintage: 2009

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Gran Feudo Crianza 2016

Gran Feudo Crianza 2016

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Gran Feudo Crianza 2016

Tasting: Supple black fruit, cassis and bramble fruits, smooth tannin and a deliciously long finish.

Bodega: Bodegas Chivite

Region: D.O. Navarra

Grape: Tempranillo, Garnacha and Cabernet Sauvignon

Aging: 9 months in American oak

Vintage: 2016

Alcohol: 13%

Closure: Screw cap

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Solaz Tempranillo Shiraz 2018

Solaz Tempranillo Shiraz 2018

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Solaz Tempranillo Shiraz 2018

Tasting: Vibrant with distinct blackberry, blueberry and cherry notes with slightly spicy hints. These fruity notes are followed to a velvety and voluminous palate, leading to a long and pleasant finish.

Bodega: Bodegas Osborne

Region: V.T. de Castilla

Grape: Tempranillo, Shiraz

Aging: 2 months in large format old oak

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13.5%

Closure: Cork

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Rubiejo Barrica Tempranillo 2018

Rubiejo Barrica Tempranillo 2018

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Rubiejo Barrica Tempranillo 2018

Tasting: Upper medium bodied, expressive, with an explosion of raspberries, cherries, as well notes of vanilla and coffee. The palate is fresh, broad and pleasant, the finish is long and meaty.

Bodega: Bodegas Alto Sotillo

Region: D.O. Ribera del Duero

Grape: Tempranillo (Tinto Fino)

Aging: 6 months in new and semi new American and French oak

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Ramírez de la Piscina Reserva 2016

Ramírez de la Piscina Reserva 2016

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Ramírez de la Piscina Reserva 2016 

Tasting: Traditional reserva Rioja at its finest. A nose of subtle yet rich purple berries, notes of lilac and lavender. The palate is rich and sumptuous, blackberries, dusky blueberry compote, incense, baking spices and perfectly poised, and balanced vanilla and cedar from judicious use of oak.  

Bodega: Bodegas Ramírez de la Piscina

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging:  18 months in French and American oak followed by 24 months in bottle 

Vintage: 2016

Alcohol: 14%

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Hancienda López de Haro Rosado 2019

Hancienda López de Haro Rosado 2019

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Hacienda López de Haro Rosado 2019

Tasting: Super fresh and crisp rosado, nodding its hat to Provence. Light, pink blossom on the nose, summer berries race across the palate. 

Bodega: Bodegas Classica

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Garnacha, Tempranillo

Aging: Stainless steel

Vintage: 2019

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Palacio del Camino Real 2018

Palacio del Camino Real 2018

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Palacio del Camino Real 2018

Tasting: Fresh, elegant, round and easy drinking. This wine is a nod to the freshness and fruitiness of the highest areas of Rioja and classic joven wines. On the palate it is a fine and delcate wine, with a soft and light tannin that makes it easy to drink, with oodles of red berry fruit.

Bodega: Bodega Classica

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: Stainless steel

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13.5%

Closure: Cork

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Vega Demara Tempranillo 2018

Vega Demara Tempranillo 2018

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Vega Demara Tempranillo 2018

Tasting: Medium bodied with cherries and violets on the nose, revealing a palate of intense red berry fruit.

Bodega: Vega Demara

Region: D.O. La Mancha

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: Stainless steel

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13.5%

Closure: Screw cap

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Edición Limitada Crianza 2017

Edición Limitada Crianza 2017

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Edición Limitada Crianza 2017

Tasting: From a classic producer of fine, elegant Rioja, the Edición Limitada is an alternative expression of fruit used to make their flagship ‘Mirto’ wine. The palate is long and intense with beautifully balanced acidity and polished tannins. It has pronounced black fruit, plums, blackberries, piquant spices and notes of dark cacao nibs.  

Bodega: Bodegas Ramón Bilbao

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 15 months in new French oak, then a further 12 months in bottle.

Vintage: 2017

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork



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Rubiejo Crianza 2017

Rubiejo Crianza 2017

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Rubiejo Crianza 2017

Tasting: A wine of intensity and structure, powerful flavours of wild red berries, enhanced by vanilla and toffee flavours, with a long and complex finish.

Bodega: Bodegas Alto Sotillo 

Region: Ribera del Duero

Grape: Tinto Fino

Aging: 14 months in French and American oak

Vintage: 2017

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Ramón Bilbao Gran Reserva 2012

Ramón Bilbao Gran Reserva 2012

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Ramón Bilbao Gran Reserva 2012

Tasting: Everything you’d expect from classic Gran Reserva Rioja, aromatic and complex with a palate of blackberries, redcurrant, cherries, nutmeg and vanilla.

Bodega: Bodegas Ramón Bilbao

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Graciano, Mazuelo

Aging: 30 months in American oak, followed by 36 months in bottle

Vintage: 2011

Alcohol: 14% 

Closure: Cork

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Massimo 2018

Massimo 2018

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Massimo 2018

Tasting: Comprising of almost all Mencía with just a dash of Tempranillo and Sousón, this expressive, light bodied wine captures the very essence of Ribeira Sacra, grown on slopes above the River Sil so vertiginous they can only be worked by hand. Flavours of blueberries, blackcurrants, and herbs with fresh, lifted acidity.

Bodega: Viña D’Mateo

Region: D.O. Ribeira Sacra

Grape: Mencía, Tempranillo, Sousón

Aging: Stainless steel on lees

Vintage: 2018

Alcohol: 13.5%

Closure: Cork

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Martínez Lacuesta Crianza 2016

Martínez Lacuesta Crianza 2016

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Martínez Lacuesta Crianza 2016

Tasting: Classic Rioja from a traditional producer of Rioja Alta. Ripe black fruits, black cherry, cassis, and blackberries all combine with smooth, silky tannins, and sweet vanilla and spices.

Bodega: Bodegas Martínez Lacuesta

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Graciano, Mazuelo

Aging: 18 months in American oak, then 6 months in bottle

Vintage: 2016

Alcohol: 13%

Closure: Cork

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Luberri Joven 2018

Luberri Joven 2018

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Luberri Joven 2018

Tasting: This fresh, vibrant young Rioja is made partially by carbonic maceration, a vinification technique not many realise is a tradition in this part of Rioja. Zippy blue and red berries pair with aromatic freshness for a light bodied Tempranillo where the elegance of the wine is allowed to shine through.  

Bodega: Bodegas Luberri Monje-Amestoy

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Viura

Aging: Stainless steel

Vintage: 2018 

Alcohol: 13.5%

Closure: Cork


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Legardeta Seleccion Especial 2015

Legardeta Seleccion Especial 2015

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Legardeta Seleccion Especial 2015

Tasting: Garnet red with purple shades, high intensity on the bouquet with aromas of black fruit, spicy, cinnamon notes, smoke, roasted coffee. The palate is very smooth and elegant, slight silky tannins and a cut of vibrant acidity with freshness making the wine nicely balanced on the finish.

Bodega: Bodegas Chivite

Region: D.O. Navarra

Grape: Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon

Aging: 12 Months in French oak

Vintage: 2015

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Lealtanza Gran Reserva 2010

Lealtanza Gran Reserva 2010

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Lealtanza Gran Reserva 2010

Tasting: Powerful and refined Gran Reserva from Rioja Alta. This intensely concentrated wine is rich and elegant with pronounced flavours of black forest berries, cassis, cedar, and spiced and toasty vanillan oak.

Bodega: Bodegas Altanza

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 27 months in French and American oak followed by 36 months in bottle

Vintage: 2010

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Closure: Cork

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Viña Amézola Crianza 2016

Viña Amézola Crianza 2016

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Viña Amézola Crianza 2016

Tasting: Medium bodied with very forthright red berry fruit that is very typical of Tempranillo, strawberry and raspberry notes predominate, with big interplay with cedar, vanilla and coconut from the oak aging.

Bodega: Bodegas Amézola de la Mora

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Graciano, Mazuelo

Aging: 15 months in French and American oak, followed by 12 months in bottle

Vintage: 2016

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Entari Joven 2020

Entari Joven 2020

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Entari Joven 2020

Tasting: Fresh and vibrant young Rioja. A nose of ripe red fruit, leads to a fruit driven palate of red berries and well balanced acidity and oak usage.

Bodega: Bodegas Ramírez de la Piscina

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo

Aging: 6 months in French oak

Vintage: 2020

Alcohol: 14%

Closure: Cork

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Letargo Reserva 2013

Letargo Reserva 2013

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Letargo Reserva 2013

Tasting: Delicious reserva Rioja, with a more modern outlook. The vibrant nose shows, black fruit, gun smoke, spice and minerals. This leads to a punchy palate of prune and dried fig, blackberry compote, hedgerow fruits, spice and balsamics.

Bodega: Bodegas D. Mateos

Region: D.O.Ca Rioja

Grape: Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano

Aging:  14 months in French oak, followed by 24 months in bottle

Vintage: 2020

Alcohol 13.7%

Closure: Cork




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