El Coto Crianza 2006, Doca Rioja

Rioja Rioja
Rioja, Spain

$14.95 (190504)

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87 pts
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March 19, 2011

Critic Reviews (7)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a somewhat stinky, manure (brettanomyces-infected) example, with curious peach and raspberry liqueur aromas....

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Vintages
Vintages

An oaky, modern-style wine with a staunch mocha and vanilla influence, but the fruit is ripe and rich enough to...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a lighter weight, maturing Rioja with a lifted, savoury nose of cedar, dried herbs. It packs a fair bit for...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Medium-dark red-garnet in colour, the 2006 Crianza displays ‘rustic’ wild cherries and cedarwood, plus a trace of...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

This sleek red shows racy flavors of cherry, licorice and vanilla, as well as leaf and cola accents, with gentle...

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Robert Parker
Robert Parker

The 2006 Crianza is a forward, savory effort with a pleasant bouquet, good balance, and another 6 years of drinkability.

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

An unfortunately cooked and brett-infected Crianza that otherwise shows promise. Stewed red fruit such as plums and...

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