A Rundown of Riojas | WYPR

A Rundown of Riojas

Dec 14, 2016

Cellar Notes brings you a range of rioja wines.  

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Wine Keys:

$=less than $20 $$= $20-40 $$$=$40-60 $$$$=above $60

* = decent wine ** = very good wine *** = superb wine ****= elite

Bodega Cerrolaza "Aticus" Rioja Crianza '09 * $  

(Simple and rustic, very dark and brooding)

La Rioja Alta Viña Alberdi Reserva '07  **1/2  $$

(A classic light-medium bodied Rioja, fully mature now)

Bernonia Rioja Crianza '10 **1/2 $

(Full-flavored, deep, graceful, far from heavy)

Burgo Viejo Rioja Reserva '06 **1/2 $

(Very deep, velvety smooth, but quite tannic)

Many of these fine wines can be purchased at Reds Wine and Spirits.