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Izadi Reserva 2013 Wine Review

Izadi Reserva 2013

Izadi Reserva 2013

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Izadi

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

A robust, juicy Spanish red wine made form Tempranillo grapes grown in the heart of Rioja. Smoke, black fruit and toasty oak dominate the nose and palate. Pair with grilled lamb.

Food pairings: roast pork, grilled steak, hard cheeses.

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This Izadi Reserva 2013 was reviewed on July 21, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Wineboy rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Lots of resinous oak in this wine along with dried fruits and some dryness from crisp acids. Perhaps dryer than some Spanish reds but this makes it more food appropriate. BBQ pork or BBQ chicken with smoked paprika.
Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

From the well renown Rioja region comes the well-made Izadi 2013 Reserva wine. Made from 100% Tempranillo, this Spaniard shows aromas of dark skin plum, blackberry, black tea, hay, smoke, pepper and oak. Quite balanced, this Wine reveals a full body with a pleasant smoky finish. Tart plum, hay, tobacco, pepper, crush almond with an oaky finish will satisfy the Tempranillo amateur’s palate. Pair with sausage and Flamenco music. Enjoy!
Izadi Reserva 2013 is a great value Rioja under $20. Lots of ripe black fruit and spice with firm tannins on this Tempranillo. Could benefit from cellaring for about three years. The word "Izadi" means Nature. The vineyards of Izadi are located un the Rioja Alavesa, in the triangle formed by three villages, Villabuena, Ábalos and Samaniego. - Community Wine Reviews

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