Dominio Basconcillos Roble 2013, Do Ribera Del Duero

Tempranillo Tempranillo
Ribera Del Duero, Spain

$13.75 (67371)

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February 06, 2016

Critic Reviews (2)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

This spicy, organic red is fiery and does not want for personality. A very memorable wine with notes of lavender,...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

The modernity wheel is spun and this Ribera lands right on the button. Roble as if still emerging from tank in...

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Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

If the taste were as good as the nose, this would be awesome

Description: Dark to opaque ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features sandalwood, raspberry, mulberry, dark cherry, Spy apples, white pepper, cinnamon, vanilla, coconut and fresh cut roses on the nose. Medium+ body with medium+ tannin, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Note: Needs at least 30 min to decant to bring out the fruit.

Drink now or in the next 5-7 of years on its own or pair it with Chilli Coconut Braised Beef.

Tasted: 6 June 2016

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

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