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Rio Madre Graciano 2014 Wine Review

Rio Madre Graciano 2014

Rio Madre Graciano 2014

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $14.95

Drink: 2016-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rio Madre

Agent: Christopher Stewart Wine & Spirits

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This Rio Madre Graciano 2014 was reviewed on January 12, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Full-bodied Rioja Graciano with delicious fragrances and flavours of ripe cherries and blackberries. Satiny mouthfeel, soft tannins and long fruity finish. This is a great value red, so grab a couple of bottles at this price.
Tasted Jan. 2017
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

A little hint of black plum fruit and loads of spice and earthy underbrush. The palate is tart and lacks a bit of balance. Dominant notes include tart red berries, black tea and stemmy notes on the finish. Tasted Jan 2017 - @sommsosa
Rio Madre (2014) is from Rioja, Spain and is made with 100% Graciano -- a native Spanish wine grape, originally from the North of Spain and currently experiencing a resurgence. This grape is also a key component in crafting Rioja wines and Gran Riservias with the ability to age. Rio Madre is inky-red to almost black, floral with blackberry, black cherries, plums and blackcurrant flavours. Secondary and Tertiary flavours include dark chocolate and smoke. Pair with all things game. - Community Wine Reviews

2 Members would buy this wine again

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