1998 Montecillo Gran Reserva
The very limited production of this wine begins with the careful selection of the best grapes from years in which the harvest is considered to be exceptional. After a lengthy maturation period in oak ...
International Wine CellarDeep red. Powerful yet suave aromas of cherry preserves, molasses, roasted coffee and spicy oak. Lush and broad, with a deep cherry flavor complicated by musky underbrush and white pepper. Tannins are barely felt on the long, spicy finish, which shows a hint of spicecake. Delicious and ready to drink.
Wine & SpiritsRating: 81.2/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06
Wine SpectatorRating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/06
Vintage ChartRating for Spain-Dominiaciones de Origen (DO)-Rioja: 82 (slightly worse than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: quite possibly over the hill<br/>
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