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Rioja Vega Rioja Crianza 2014 Wine Review

Rioja Vega Rioja Crianza 2014

Rioja Vega Rioja Crianza 2014

Rioja D.O.C.A., Spain

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2018-2024

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

A full-bodied, supple Rioja with balanced acidity and tanned leather notes. Very savoury. Made from the Tempranillo and Garnacha grapes. Perfect for lamb or sausage.

Crianza food pairings: bison burgers, venison stew, stuffed venison flank.

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This Rioja Vega Rioja Crianza 2014 was reviewed on March 31, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Cherry and tobacco notes with some herb and black fruit on the palate. Nice melding of the flavors throughout with a soft tannin finish. Tasted March 2018.
Vega Crianza 2014 is a great value, savoury and solid Rioja red made from Rioja's iconic Tempranillo red wine grape. Lots going on with this red with its meaty, ripe plum, dark cherry, smoky vanilla and cigar spice flavours on the palate. This medium-plus bodied deep-red wine is very juicy and approachable now. Pair with a roast of pork and all the trimmings. - Community Wine Reviews

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