Finca Nueva Crianza 2007, Doca Rioja

Rioja Rioja
Rioja, Spain

$16.95 (292763)

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September 15, 2012

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

TCA tainted sample, though enough promise to recommend for the juicy tart red plum and berry fruit, dusty earth and...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This moving into prime but will hold another three or so years. Look for ripe pruny fruit, smoke, leather and...

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Community Reviews (2)

Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

Tight nose. Distinct cassis/blackcurrant flavours. Moderate tannins, a little bit sweet. Overall well balanced. Good wine at a good price. This will hold for a few years.

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Holly Bruns
Holly Bruns

Earthy and spicy with bitter cherry, tobacco, and plum on the nose. It's quite a mouthful with ample tannins and acid but somehow it all balances out and the long, leathery, cherry-tinged finish is quite pleasant.

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