Ribera Del Duero


Creta Roble Tempranillo 2013
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The 2013 Creta Roble, is also a custom cuvée from importer Eric Solomon. Made from 60-plus-year-old vines from an area of Ribera del Duera known as La Horra (Pingus and Aalto emerged from this area as well). This expansive, savory, complex, deep ruby/purple red wine shows notes of
Item Number: 21802
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Convento San Francisco Tempranillo 2006
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"Dark ruby-colored, it displays an enticing perfume of cedar, spice box, violets, mineral, and black cherry. Savory on the palate with good grip and balance, it has the structure to evolve."
Item Number: 13088
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $119.70
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Emilio Moro 'Valderramiro' Tempranillo 2009
100  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 97-100 "The 2009 Malleolus de Valderramiro was tasted from a barrel sample. Opaque purple in color, it offers up an alluring bouquet of Asian spices, incense, licorice, blueberry, and blackberry. Dense, rich, and full-bodied, it has great flavors and balance. Once in bottle it looks
Item Number: 14904
Bottle:$139.95
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Emilio Moro 'Sanchomartin' Tinto Fino 2009
100  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 97-100  "The 2009 Malleolus de Sanchomartin was tasted from a barrel sample. Opaque purple in color with lovely floral aromas, Asian spices, and incense, on the palate it effortlessly combines power with elegance. It has superb grip, great volume, and plush, succulent fruit. It has
Item Number: 14903
Bottle:$159.95
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Alonso del Yerro Tempranillo 2011
92  Decanter 
Decanter 92" Archetypal Ribera, packed with abundant tannins, bountiful fruit and balancing acidity. Both powerful and charming at once. "
Item Number: 21155
Bottle:$21.95
Case: $263.40
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Emilio Moro 'Finca Resalso' Tempranillo 2015
" 100% Tinto Fino (Tempranillo). Cherry-red colour with violet rim, and good depth. The nose is extraordinarily aromatic and intense, protagonised by ripe black fruits, mulberry and blueberry, mixed with dairy aromas like strawberry yoghurt. The subtle hint of oak manifests as cacao with touches of
Item Number: 23284
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Pingus Tempranillo 2010
98  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 98 "I have tasted the 2010 Pingus a number of times since I published a note on it in issue 207 in June 2013, my first and probably the shortest article ever published at The Wine Advocate. I have consistently found it significantly better than when I first tasted it, so I decided to
Item Number: 13364
Bottle:$799.95
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Bodegas Aster 'Crianza' Tempranillo 2011
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2011 Crianza from Áster has a clean nose of ripe black fruit without excess, quite restrained for such a warm vintage. It has some lactic notes, nicely integrated oak, and a pinch of spices and smoke, classic Ribera. The palate is lush and round, with fine tannins and very
Item Number: 21582
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Torres 'Celeste' Crianza 2012
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "A polished texture carries reserved but harmonious flavors of black cherry, licorice, smoke, tar and mineral in this rather austere red. Well-integrated tannins impart structure, giving this depth and focus. Drink now through 2022."
Item Number: 21079
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Valpidio 2013
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 The 2013 Valpidio feels very clean, without any reductive or blurry aromas quite common in such a challenging vintage. There are notes of red berries and bare hints of spices, quite fruit-driven and fresh. The palate is light and clean, with fine tannins and very god acidity, tasty
Item Number: 22426
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Bodegas Barco de Piedra Tempranillo 2014
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Vivid purple. Heady smoke- and spice-accented dark berry and cherry aromas, with hints of game and violet emerging with air. Broad and fleshy on entry, then tighter in the middle, offering gently sweet blackberry and cherry flavors and repeating smokiness. Shows very good heft and
Item Number: 23535
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Condado de Haza Tempranillo 2012
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93  Wine Spectator 
Wine spectator 93WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 18"This rich red shows a deep core of plum, bramble and mineral, with notes of loam and game that impart a savory character. Solid tannins support a thick texture, while balsamic acidity keeps this balanced. Austere but harmonious. Drink now through 2024"

Pingus 'Flor de Pingus' Tempranillo 2010
94  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 94 "Vivid purple. Ripe cherry, cassis, potpourri and cracked pepper on the intensely perfumed nose, with subtle licorice and woodsmoke qualities adding complexity. Deep, sweet and expansive, offering explosive dark berry compote, floral pastille and anise flavors. A spicy

Torre de Golban Crianza 2012
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Licorice, tar and graphite notes frame a core of cherry and herbal flavors in this firm red. Savory and austere in character, this features a polished, balanced structure. Reserved, but shows depth. Best from 2018 through 2028. 5,000 cases imported."  Vinous Media 90

Condado de Haza Tinto 2011
Appearance: Intense ruby-red color.Nose: Toasty, warm scents of plum, candied cherry and licorice, with a suggestion of roasted coffee aromas.Palate: Plush, round and almost sweet in its display of ripe cherry and strawberry fruit. Finishes with silky tannins, a repeating note of strawberry and very

Vega Sicilia 'Unico' Tempranillo 2000
98  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 98 "In the absence of a 2001 Unico, Vega Sicilia has re-released the 2000 Unico which I reviewed in Issue 189. The 2000 Unico is deep crimson-colored with an ethereal perfume aided by its extended upbringing. Aromas of Asian spices, lavender, incense, truffle, and confiture of black

Bodegas J A Calvo Casajus Vendimia Seleccionada 2010
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The 2010 Casajus Vendimia Seleccionada comes from five vineyards. It is fermented in small stainless steel tanks and then aged in new and used Allier barrels for 14 months. It comes across more introverted on the nose compared to the Splendor, with broody dark berries and dried

Vega Sicilia 'Valbuena 5 Ano' Tempranillo 2006
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94 "I reviewed the 2006 Valbuena in Issue 189 (June 2010) when it was in bottle, but not yet released. It is composed of 80% Tempranillo with the remaining 20% Merlot and Malbec (the latter a rarely seen grape in Spain). Another 8 months in bottle seems to have resulted in a more

Bodegas Barco de Piedra Tempranillo 2013
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "It is hard to find a Ribera del Duero as outstanding as this at such a reasonable price. Made from 100% Tempranillo grown in an organic vineyard planted in limestone and sand, this 2012 was aged briefly in primarily French oak. It offers up abundant floral notes intermixed with

Aalto Tempranillo 2012
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94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 " This red shows focus and density, with rich flavors of plum, blackberry, cocoa, licorice and mineral. The structure is muscular but graceful, featuring ripe fruit complemented by savory notes that keep this balanced and fresh."  International Wine Cellar 92 " All tempranillo,

Emilio Moro 'Finca Resalso' Tempranillo 2013
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92  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 92 "Elegant and refined, this leaves behind the bombastic style of heavily extracted Ribera del Duero reds in favor of vibrantly fresh red fruit and a firm structure. It’s the simplest and most affordable bottling from Emilio Moro, produced from young vines, between five and 15 years

Antidoto Ribera del Duero 2013
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2013 Antidoto is Tempranillo from grapes from the Soto de San Esteban zone in the Soria province, the cooler part of Ribera del Duero. 2013 was a very challenging vintage in the zone, with abundant rains during the harvest (but less in Soria than in the rest of Ribera del

Cepa 21 'Hito' Tempranillo 2014
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Bright purple. Lively and spicy on the incisive nose, displaying intense black and blue fruit and floral scents and a hint of minerality. Silky and focused on the palate, offering bitter cherry and berry skin flavors that deepen slowly with aeration. Closes silky and long, with

Bodegas La Milagrosa Milcampos Vinas Viejas 2010
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The 2010 Milcampos Vinas Viejas comes from vines planted in 1930 and raised in French and American oak barrels. The nose is bashful at first with subtle black cherry, iodine and violet scents, but the palate is simply divine with filigree tannins and an effortless, pure, poised

Aalto Tempranillo 2014
Knowledge, experience, ambition and the all-important terroir of Spain’s world-famous wine making region DO Ribera del Duero; since its founding in 1999, AALTO Bodegas y Viñedos has been on an ustoppable course to place its wines among the best in the world.