Bodegas Ateca Old Vines Garnacha 2006
|D.O. Calatayud, Spain|
Natalie's Score: 93/100
Community Score: 4.6/5
Community Reviews: 2
Add My Review
Product #: 103473
Wine Type: Red Wine
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Bodegas Ateca
Agent: Les Vins Horizon
|More Vintages: 2007 Add New Vintage |
Bodegas Ateca Old Vines Garnacha 2006 Wine Review
This wine is made from Garnacha grapes, with vines that are 80-120 years old. Juicy, full-bodied and delicious: wow! Mouth-wateringly ripe, fleshy blackberries and black raspberries. Smooth, velvet texture. Absolutely yummy. Garnacha food pairings: lightly spiced curries, game birds, lasagna, cheese pizza, mint sauce.
This Bodegas Ateca Old Vines Garnacha 2006 was reviewed March 14, 2009 by Natalie MacLean
More Wine Reviews and Ratings
|Vera Czerny rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:|
My review is on 2008 vintage of this wine.
Atteca is a wine of dark ruby color that improves with aerating. Lovely ripe dark fruit with blueberry tones and spices. Rich, almost sweet flavors of layered fruit is beautifully composed and balanced. Long satisfying finish.
This old vines Garnacha can be enjoyed right now but will improve with 1-2 years in the bottle. This wine can proudly compete with rich red wines from Rhone or California, in much higher price category. Atteca is an excellent value!
Aged in oak
If you liked the Bodegas Ateca Old Vines Garnacha 2006, you might also like these wines:
Recipes for Bodegas Ateca Old Vines Garnacha 2006