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Rioja Vega Crianza 2016 Wine Review

Rioja Vega Crianza 2016

Rioja Vega Crianza 2016

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2019-2026

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rioja Vega

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 89/100

This full-bodied Rioja Crianza is great value under $20. Look for ripe plum, dark cherry, tanned leather, smoky vanilla and oak spice flavours on the palate. Good cellaring candidate - about three years.

Food pairings: bison burgers, venison stew, stuffed venison flank.

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This Rioja Vega Crianza 2016 was reviewed on September 4, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Vega Crianza 2016 is a great value Rioja red blend of 90% Tempranillo and 10% Grenache. A robust red from a hot vintage. Look for ripe dark plum, dark cherry, ripe cassis and baking spice flavours on the palate. Tannins are fine and velvety. Bodega Rioja Vega was established over 125 years ago. - Community Wine Reviews

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