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Compania Vinicola del Norte de Espana 'Vina Real' Crianza, Rioja, Spain
90 Points

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Region: Spain Rioja
Vintage: 2014
BC Private Wine Stores: $19.99 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -356386
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WineScores' Review

Textural, bright, juicy.
Made from Tempranillo, Garnacha and Mazuelo grapes this crianza was aged 12 months in French and American oak barrels and then additional time in bottle before release.
Bright and tangy aromas of strawberry and rhubarb, dried orange peel and tealeaf atop rose petals lead to a tart palate with jubilant fruit and a long juicy finish. Good overall structure and balance; modern yet rustic--it's a great combination.

Recommended Pairings
Cheese - Semi Hard / Medium , Good First Impressions, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2018-07-16 21:58:45.0


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