Lar De Paula Crianza Tempranillo 2008

Rioja Rioja
Rioja, Spain

$16.95 (358770)

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87 pts
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February 15, 2014

Critic Reviews (4)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark-opaque ruby in colour, the 2008 Crianza (100% Tempranillo) reveals lovely aromas of dried red and black fruits,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a 100% varietal tempranillo whereas most Riojas also contain mazuelo, graciano etc. It has fairly ripe soft...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Entry-level Rioja was nothing but a house party. Was surely rocking a year ago but now a fading, dry cake of...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This appears to be drying out thanks to brettanomyces and excessive wood influence, leaving an astringent, dusty...

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