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La Rioja Alta, Viña Ardanza Reserva 2016

LA RIOJA ALTA, VIÑA ARDANZA RESERVA 2016
95
Tasted by
Beth Pearce MW
Colin Thorne
Luke Harbor
Dirceu Vianna Junior MW

This classy Rioja opens with a nose of strawberry jam, dried cranberries and red plum alongside pronounced coconut and dill. The comforting and silky palate melds Figgy Pudding with darker berries. Expertly delivered, with a long life ahead of it yet.

Colour
Red
Wine Style
Still
Alcohol
14.5%
Country
Spain
Region
Rioja
Bottle size
750ml
Grape Varieties
Tempranillo (80%)
Garnacha (20%)