Vinos Sin Ley Gra 2 2008, Doca Rioja

Rioja Rioja
Spain

$16.95 (190819)

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January 22, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A rare 100% graciano wine here (the grape is usually used as a small blending component in traditional red Rioja)....

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

An unusual Rioja made from 100% Graciano. Inviting nose of fruit spice and musk along with floral aromatics. Palate...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark-opaque purple-ruby in colour, the 2008 Traza Gra 2 reveals abundant notes of baked currants and raspberries;...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

It may be Rioja but with 100% graciano it is a whole different experience. (Most Riojas combine a majority of...

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Community Reviews (2)

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Cat Mandoo
Cat Mandoo

This wine evoked some interesting reactions around the table. As someone who dislikes tasteless wines and appreciates a flavourful wine, I appreciated this for its abundant flavours. To me, it smelled like dried raisins (without any sweetness) - chalk this up to my small vocabulary of wine fragrances and had an alcohol heat. Flavours were about the same as the smell. My husband could barely drink it though so not for everyone.

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