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25 Ratings
Artadi Rioja Pagos Viejos

Wine Details

Vineyard

Artadi

Varietal

Tempranillo

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) The Artadi estate was created in 1985 by the dynamic visionary winemaker, Juan Carlos Lopez de la Calle. His objective and vision was to seek and nurture the concept that Tempranillo, when cultivated at high altitudes, low-cropped, and from old vines, produces extraordinarily rich, deeply colored, and profound wines. This, coupled with specific barrel treatment (with minor American oak influences) produces one of Rioja's most exciting new wines. Artadi is about purity of deeply extracted fruit wi...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2008 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/23/2011
  • Robert Parker
    (2007 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/23/2009
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 82/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/05.
  • Wine Spectator
    (1997 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/01