Dinastia Vivanco Rioja Crianza
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59 Ratings
Dinastia Vivanco Rioja Crianza

Wine Details

Varietal

Tempranillo

Style

Red

Region

Spain

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) Intense cherry red, with a narrow bright violet rim, this wine has lots of mature red fruit aromas of cherry and strawberry with red fruits and a well integrated, light "toastiness" and medium body. Long and elegant finish.

Winemaker's Notes

The bouquet consists of mature red berries, with hints of smoke, vanilla, and spice. Well-structured in the mouth, this Crianza is expressive and meaty and possesses a good balance of red fruit and toasted flavors. The tannins are mature and lead to an elegant, long finish. While this wine can be enjoyed now, it will also keep for 5-10 years.

Vineyard

Dinastia Vivanco

Varietal

Tempranillo

Style

Red

Region

Spain

The bouquet consists of mature red berries, with hints of smoke, vanilla, and spice. Well-structured in the mouth, this Crianza is expressive and meaty and possesses a good balance of red fruit and toasted flavors. The tannins are mature and lead to an elegant, long finish. While this wine can be enjoyed now, it will also keep for 5-10 years.

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    Tasted better after it was open a bit, but it was a bit too fruity-ish fir me, though still dry. Cannot recall where purchased. 13.5% alcohol. Imported by Opici Wines. Glen Rock, NJ

    over 1 year
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    Allow to breathe--wine softens where you get nice strawberry tones and even a subtle licorice finish.

    about 1 month
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    Almuerzo Navidad 2013

    over 1 year
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2008 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2011
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2008 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/26/2011