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Don Jacobo Reserva Bodegas Corral 2005 Wine Review

Don Jacobo Reserva Bodegas Corral 2005

Don Jacobo Reserva Bodegas Corral 2005

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Don Jacobo

Agent: Saint Germain Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Savoury dried herbs and tanned leather on the nose of this mature Spanish red wine, along with dried red fruit and smoke. Very attractive and drinking at its peak if you love mature wines like I do. Pair with a savoury, juicy lamb dish garnished with rosemary.

Food pairings: turkey stuffed and roasted..

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This Don Jacobo Reserva Bodegas Corral 2005 was reviewed on November 14, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Garnet red with good viscosity and an inviting nose of cherry, vanilla, leather and cinnamon. Delicious palate offers cherry, cinnamon, sweet tobacco and leather in an extra dry, smooth mouthfeel with long cherry finish.
Tasted Nov 2015
This Riojan red wine is a blend of traditional Spanish grapes with mostly Tempranillo and smaller amounts of Garnacha, Mazuelo and Graciano grapes. Lots of dark spice and voluptuous texture. The winemaker did a temperature controlled fermentation and then aged the wine is oak barrels from 18-24 months. Serve at 16-18 degrees Celsius with strong meats and robust sauces. - Community Wine Reviews

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