Bodegas Shaya Verdejo 2009 - Expert wine ratings and wine reviews by WineAlign
Open, with lots of aromatic tropical fruit (and a touch of sulphur still apparent), candied orange, grapefruit and...
Waxy, creamy, honeyed and floral, this Rueda is a very classic example of the varietal. Palate exhibits plenty of...
Wines from Rueda sometimes blend sauvignon blanc with native verdejo as there is a nodding similarity between the...
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Medium straw colour with medium to medium+ intensity on the nose.
Positives: Very nice aromas of lemon/lime, carnations, cinnamon, pear, apple & limestone. The taste is not as beautiful as the nose but still nice showing lemon, orange, pear, limestone & grapefruit. The wine is medium body with good acidity & medium length.
Negatives: A touch too much grapefruit on the finish. Drink now on its own or pair it with oysters.
Interesting Note: If you like Rueda wines, try the Pedro Escudero 2009 Fuente for $13.95, which is a Best Buy that I reviewed in November 2011.
Tasted: 18 Dec 11
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3
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