2005 Las Rocas Garnacha
242 Ratings
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242 Ratings
2005 Las Rocas Garnacha

Wine Details

Vineyard

Las Rocas

Varietal

Grenache

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Silky and ripe with deep blackberry and cassis; spicy, long and rich with a good acid structure and a long finish."

Winemaker's Notes

"The 2005 Las Rocas Vinyas Viejas comes from high altitude, low yielding, 100+-year-old Grenache vines and is aged in French and American oak. More aromatic than its sibling, it has a splendid perfume of spice box, lavender, kirsch, and blueberry. It is also a bit richer and longer in the finish. While it may evolve for 1-2 years, who could resist it now?" - Wine Advocate

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Vineyard

Las Rocas

Varietal

Grenache

Style

Red

"The 2005 Las Rocas Vinyas Viejas comes from high altitude, low yielding, 100+-year-old Grenache vines and is aged in French and American oak. More aromatic than its sibling, it has a splendid perfume of spice box, lavender, kirsch, and blueberry. It is also a bit richer and longer in the finish. While it may evolve for 1-2 years, who could resist it now?" - Wine Advocate

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    smooth tannins, fresh acidity, stewed black fruit, pepper, mineral, good intensity, medium long finish - Tony Aspler

    over 4 years
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    sour and dry.

    over 3 years
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    idahosmaniac

    blackberry currant

    about 3 years
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    very soft and refreshing

    over 4 years
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    bday wine from Kyle

    about 4 years
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    great, drinkable

    almost 4 years
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    easy drinking red

    over 4 years
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    awesome.

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 169 on Feb-07
  • Robert Parker