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Burgo Viejo Licenciado Reserva 2008 Wine Review

Burgo Viejo Licenciado Reserva 2008

Burgo Viejo Licenciado Reserva 2008

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $23.95

Drink: 2015-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Burgo

Agent: Garage Wine Company

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This Burgo Viejo Licenciado Reserva 2008 was reviewed on April 29, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Wineboy rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

This wine is one of the reasons Spanish wine sales keep climbing in Ontario. On the nose, big black cherry aromas defer to big complex oak aromas (chocolate, coffee). Powerful on the palate where the fruit moves to the foreground and the oak receeds. Not pucker-dry this has a kiss of sweetness to make it a sure hit in your backyard with slow cooked ribs. 2017-2019
From the Rioja wine region, Burgo Viejo Licenciado Reserva (2008) has matured well. Deep garnet in the glass with a toasty, cherry wine nose. There is still good acidity on this wine with a long red plum/cherry finish. The 2008 Vintage was awarded silver in the International Wine Challenge. - Community Wine Reviews
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