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Faustino Rivero Ulecia Marques del Atrio Reserva 2009 Wine Review

Faustino Rivero Ulecia Marques del Atrio Reserva 2009

Faustino Rivero Ulecia Marques del Atrio Reserva  2009

Rioja DOCa, Spain

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.85

Drink: 2017-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Faustino Rivero Ulecia

Agent: VinoLuna

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A rustic, tannic, full-bodied Spanish red wine from the Rioja region made from the Tempranillo grape and aged 12 months in oak barrels and at least another 2 years at the winery before release. Aromas of dark red tart berries and smoke. Pair with rare meats. Decant 2 hours.

This Faustino Rivero Ulecia Marques del Atrio Reserva 2009 was reviewed on March 18, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Pamela Chiles rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Modern-style Rioja with a soft and fruity palate - blackberry, currant, cherry, leather and spice, vanishing tannins and gentle acidity. A kind of laid-back, loosely-structured concoction that is perfecct with burgers and kebabs.
"Generous aromas of root beer, lemon, licorice, wood smoke, blackberry and prune set this off on a good course. The palate is sinewy and chewy, with baked, minty blackberry flavors that are peppery and toasty as well as savory, meaty and slightly stewed on the finish. Drink through 2019." Dec 1, 2015 MICHAEL SCHACHNER

Source: Agent (VinoLuna)

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