Bodegas Y Vinedos Alion Ribera del Duero
86 Ratings
Detail
86 Ratings
Bodegas Y Vinedos Alion Ribera del Duero

Wine Details

Region

Spain

Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Opaque ruby. Ripe cherry, dark berries and oak spice on the highly perfumed nose. Fleshy and sweet, offering intense blackberry and cherry-cola flavors that put on weight and become spicier with air. Finishes smooth and expansive, with a smoky nuance and youthfully chewy tannins. This powerful yet lithe wine boasts excellent focus and dark fruit intensity

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2007 Vintage) It offers up an exceptionally fragrant and complex bouquet of wood smoke, pencil lead, exotic spices, incense, lavender, and blackberry. On the palate it displays impressive volume, a smooth texture, layered flavors, and a lengthy, seamless finish.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/97