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Montecillo Reserva Tempranillo 2008 Wine Review

Montecillo Reserva Tempranillo 2008

Montecillo Reserva Tempranillo 2008

Rioja, Spain

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $19.00

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(EXPIRES November 25, 2017)

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Montecillo

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Reviews and Ratings

Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

The 2008 Montecillo Reserva, aged in oak for at least 3 years, has light notes of yeasty/earthy cherry, dark chocolate and oak. It is a light to medium bodied, extra-dry, fruity to integrated wine; with forward acidity, refined tannins (decant for 30+ min) and a medium finish. It is a food friendly wine; drink now - 2016. My impression: NOTHING SPECIAL, 87-88 pts. Tasted Jan/14.

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Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Montecillo Reserva Tempranillo is a deep cherry red wine with ruby tones. Clean & brilliant, the bouquet is elegant and complex with aromas of balck fruit and fennel. The palate is well-balanced, intense and flavourful. Distinct flavours of red and black fruit stand out over a delicate framework of oak followed by a long and persistent finish.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Montecillo Reserva Tempranillo est un vin de couleur rouge cerise foncée avec des tons rubis. Net et brillant, son bouquet est élégant et complexe avec des arômes de fruits noirs et de fenouil. Son palais est bien équilibré, intense et savoureux.

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool

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