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Montecillo Rioja Reserva Tempranillo 2013 Wine Review

Montecillo Rioja Reserva Tempranillo 2013

Montecillo Rioja Reserva Tempranillo 2013

Rioja DOC, Spain

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $17.95

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(EXPIRES January 29, 2022)

Drink: 2018-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Montecillo

Agent: PMA Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A lovely, mature Rioja from Montecillo! Aromas of dried tobacco leaves, leather and dark fruit on the nose of this Spanish red wine from the heart of Rioja. Founded in 1874, this winery ages its wines in oak for a minimum of three years with at least 18 months in French oak barrels. Full-bodied with a long finish. Pair with lamb.

Tempranillo food pairings: grilled steak, duck, Mexican dishes, eggplant parmigiana, green peppers.

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This Montecillo Rioja Reserva Tempranillo 2013 was reviewed on December 22, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Craig Haynes - WSET3 FWS SWS IWS rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Impressive scents of dried dark fruit, forest floor, herbs and coco announced a luxe mouth feel punctuated with attractive flavours reminiscent of ripe dark berries and layers of spice notes without a hint of heat. This Rioja's integrated tannins, dense ruby colour and long finish further enriched this experience. Pair with lamb stew garnished with rosemary. Enjoy.

Reviewed on December 27, 2020
Michel rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Very acidic

1 Member would buy this wine again

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