Finca Amalia Reserva 2005, Doca Rioja

Rioja Rioja
Spain

$15.95 (194738)

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January 08, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Soft, mature, evolved, with light dusty tannins and balanced acidity in a mid old world-new world style. Length and...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark ruby in colour, the 2005 Reserva is finely toasted, exhibiting attractive notes of cherries (slightly baked),...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a mid-weight, firm, slender young Rioja with generous, very typical nutty, coconut, leather notes form...

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Margaret Swaine
Margaret Swaine

From a large family owned winery founded in 2001 close to the town of Alfaro in Rioja, this red is full of character....

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Community Reviews (1)

Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

Good, flavourful nose: Blackberry, oaky vanilla, christmas spice. Medium-full body, rustic tannin, smoky, stewed fruit. Decent balance but pretty average and unremarkable.

Expected better for a $20 reserva.

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