Bodegas Muga Rioja Torre Muga
28 Ratings
Detail
28 Ratings
Bodegas Muga Rioja Torre Muga

Wine Details

Style

Red

Region

La RiojaArgentina

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2004 Vintage) Number 11 on Wine Spectator's Top 100 of 2007! "Plush and harmonious, this red is alluring yet subtle, with intense flavors backed by an impressive structure. Look for black currant, cocoa, cigar box and mineral notes now, and expect further complexity as this evolves. Tempranillo, Mazuelo and Graciano. Drink now through 2020." Wine Spectator 95 Points

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    "The modern-styled, expensive, but terrific 2001 Torre Muga is an unfiltered blend of 75% Tempranillo, 15% Mazuelo, and 10% Graciano. Aged 22 months in large (18,000 liters) American oak vats, followed by 16 months in new French oak, and bottled without filtration, it offers an opaque ruby/purple color in addition to sweet plum, cedar, tobacco, new saddle leather, Allspice, raspberry, and black cherry fruit aromas as well as flavors. It is a wine of admirable intensity, full body, and superb puri...
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/15/04
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate