(2001 Vintage) Color: A cherry-garnet color, deep, covered, clean and brilliant. Bouquet: Complex and elegant aromas of ripe fruit, dominated by scents typical of the Tempranillo grape, but with balsamic tones and...
very dark burgundy field berries, tannins, oaky slightly bitter aftertaste, mild flavour, late aftertaste, chokecherry taste smooth but tart aftertaste, some sediment
Good earthy aroma and flavors, but lacks roundedness and is a bit one dimensional.
5/4/10 with tapas. Ripe blackberries and touch of vanilla.
hernan's diner contribution
gift from jeremy
Wine & Spirits(1998 Vintage) Rating: 81.2/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06
Wine Spectator(1998 Vintage) Rating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/06