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Pruno Finca Villacreces 2013 Wine Review

Pruno Finca Villacreces 2013

Pruno Finca Villacreces 2013

Ribera Del Duero D.O., Spain

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Pruno

Agent: Liquid Art Fine Wines

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Very firm tannins on this Spanish red wine. Needs cellar time then decant 2 hours and pair with rare steak. Notes of cassis and tart blackberry with toasty oak.

Food pairings: roast beef, roast veal, hamburgers, venison.

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This Pruno Finca Villacreces 2013 was reviewed on September 17, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jacky Blisson rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A blend of 90% Tinto Fino (Tempranillo), 10% Cabernet Sauvignon.

A very stylish Ribera del Duero. Deep ruby in colour, the nose is intense and moderately complex featuring ripe black cherry, plum, cassis and blackberry fruit, underscored by licorice spice, meaty nuances and hints of citrus. The palate shows lovely balance, with fresh acidity nicely ofsetting the vibrant black fruit core. This is a dense, structured, full-bodied red with muscular tannins that need time in cellar (or pairing with red meat) to soften. The oak is beautifully managed - 12 months in 2-year old French oak barrels - acting more to frame the palate than add flavour. Great value for the price!
Very firm tannins on this Spanish 90% Tempranillo and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon red wine blend from the Ribero del Duero region. Needs cellar time and then decant 2 hours prior to serving with a rare steak. Notes of cassis and tart blackberry with toasty oak. - Community Wine Reviews

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