Burgo Viejo Reserva 2001

Rioja Rioja
Rioja, Spain

$18.95 (168823)

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May 01, 2010

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Dan Trcka
Dan Trcka

This senior wine is light to medium bodied with strong aromas of aged leather, liquorice, light berries and a combination of cedar, green pepper and oak. Tannins are refined (best to decant for more than 1 hour) and finish is medium. I think there is perhaps up to 2 years of life left in this wine. My impression: NICE, 90 pts (due to complexity), not recommended though as I think the aged aromas are a tad overwhelming, its either that or I may have purchased a bit corked bottle and perhaps I should give this another try. Tasted June/10.

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Jason LeBlanc
Jason LeBlanc

Still plenty of life and acidity gripping this one

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