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Bodegas Muriel Rioja Gran Reserva 2004 750ml

Rated 91 - Opaque ruby; very dark for a nine-year-old wine. Heady scents of cherry compote, vanilla, cigar box and incense, with a spicy overtone....
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Castillo Labastida Rioja Manuel Quintano Reserva 2004 750ml

Rated 91 - The 2004 Manuel Quintana Reserva Especial is made from 80% Tempranillo and 20% Garnacha aged for 36 months in American oak. Dark...

2004 Rioja Tempranillo

There are plenty of notable native Spanish grapes which have made a big impression on the wine world at large, but none are as renowned or as widely loved as the Tempranillo varietal. This black skinned grape has been used for wine making for centuries, with several ancient civilizations noticing the fact that it is highly versatile and holds some delicious flavors and aromas, perfect for those looking for a powerful yet elegant grape for their wines. Tempranillo often causes winemakers some trouble, however, as it is highly susceptible to many diseases. Despite this, plenty continue to persevere with this varietal, as it is perfect for producing delicious and complex single variety and blended wines, packed full of classic Spanish flavors and plenty of aromatic and intense surprises.