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Burgo Viejo Crianza 2016 Wine Review

Burgo Viejo Crianza 2016

Burgo Viejo Crianza 2016

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $14.95

Drink: 2020-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Burgo

Agent: Garage Wine Company

Natalie's Score: 91/100

An excellent value and robust Rioja Viejo Crianza under $20. A full-bodied 90% Tempranillo and 10% Graciano red wine blend rich with black cherry, plum, blackberry, vanilla, dark chocolate and oak spice flavours on the palate. Pair with sharp cheeses and jamon Iberico.

Food pairings: smoked sausages, lamb stew, venison steak.

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This Burgo Viejo Crianza 2016 was reviewed on November 5, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

From the splendid region of Rioja in Spain, the Burgo Viejo Crianza 2016, made from 100% Tempranillo, exposes delicious aromas of sour cherry, dried blueberry, dried roses, wet gravel, chocolate and cedar. Medium body, with well integrated tannins and acidity, the wine’s journey ends with a round and fruity finish. Palate: cherry, sugarplum, black pepper, dill, tobacco and cedar. Enjoy!
From the Rioja wine region, Burgo Crianza 2016 is a juicy, mouth-watering red wine with ripe dark plum, black cherry, blackberry, fine herb, dark chocolate and cedar spice flavours on the palate. Full-bodied with well-balanced tannins and acidity. Pair with aged, sharp cheeses or grilled lamb chops. - Community Wine Reviews

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