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Finca Allende Aurus 2004 Wine Review

Finca Allende Aurus 2004

Finca Allende Aurus 2004

Rioja, Spain

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Drink: 2009-2025



 

Wine Type: Red Wine


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rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

this wine is made from very old vines – Tempranillo and Graciano grapes, with very low yields. That usually on its own is a promise of great, concentrated flavors in the wine.

The wine really was a treat. Probably still too young (the critics predicted that this vintage may have potential to improve over 1-2 decades), but already quite approachable.

Not at all big powerhouse, but fine, complex, lovely, silky wine that will go places in time (if I had more bottles, I would definitely love to try 2004 Aurus again in 5 years). But I don’t.

Drinking this wine reminded me of those few beautiful days I spent in sunny Rioja.
Dry
Medium body
Aged in oak

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