Montecillo Crianza Tempranillo 2005 Wine Review

Montecillo Crianza Tempranillo 2005
Rioja, Spain
Community Score: 4.4/5
Community Reviews: 3
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Product #: 144493
BC Product #: 425298
SAQ Product #: 144493

Price: $13.95
Alcohol: 12.5%
Drink: Now
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Montecillo
More Vintages: 2008  Add New Vintage 
August 3, June 18, March 5 and February 26.

Natalie's Score: 87/100

Old World finesse with mature aromas of leather and cigar box. Some dried herbs and pleasantly bitter cherries.

This was reviewed September 2, 2009 by

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Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

This pertains to the 2006 Montecillo Crianza. This integrated, medium to full bodied wine Rioja has aromas of cherry, oak and vanilla. It has refined tannins and a medium to long finish. It is good to drink now or can improve with 3-5 years in the cellar. My impression: BEAUTIFUL. Tasted Jan/10.
Andrew Bernardo Wine Journal rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Crushed berries and wood on the nose continue on the palate, with a light hint of vanilla on the finish. I'm 87 on this wine. (

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