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R. López de Heredia Viña Cubillo Crianza 2012 Wine Review

R. López de Heredia Viña Cubillo Crianza 2012

R. López de Heredia Viña Cubillo Crianza 2012

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $30.95

Drink: 2021-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: R. López de Heredia

Agent: John Hanna & Sons Limited

Natalie's Score: 91/100

From R. López de Heredia, Viña Cubillo Crianza 2012 is a mature and full-bodied red wine blend of 65% Grenache and 35% Mazuelo, Graciano and other local grapes. Look for earthy florals, truffles, sweet dried tobacco leaf, dried fruit, dark plum, nutty and chocolate flavours on this unfiltered, dry and plushy red from the Rioja wine region. Fantastic value here.

Crianza food pairings: lamb roast, grilled rib steak, pork tenderloin, veal cutlets.

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This R. López de Heredia Viña Cubillo Crianza 2012 was reviewed on May 12, 2021 by Natalie MacLean

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Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

My favourite producer in Rioja. Doing it right, the traditional way. This crianza (yes, crianza) released this year (2021) has delightful primary cherry and blackberry characteristics, but is taking on tertiary notes of leather, citrus, dried herb, and sumac. Crazy good. Would do battle and win against most Reservas for double or triple the price. 94 Points.

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