Spanish Red


La Rioja Alta 'Vina Alberdi' Rioja Reserva 2011
(4)
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 "A classic and tightly knit Rioja with dried berry, spice and cedar character on the nose and palate. Medium body, very fine tannins and a flavorful finish. Acidity carries the wine and then the tannins. Gorgeous. Drink now. Publish Date: Monday, July 24, 2017"  Wine & Spirits
Item Number: 27206
Bottle:$17.95
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Marques de Caceres Rioja Reserva 2012
(5)
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 WS TOP 100 2017 Rank 19 “Black cherry, currant and floral notes are expressive and alluring, balanced by loamy earth, tobacco and mineral elements that add a savory quality. Firm, well-integrated tannins give support to the polished texture, while orange peel acidity fuels the
Item Number: 26567
Bottle:$16.95
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Bodegas Volver 'Tarima Hill' Monastrell 2015
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 WS TOP 100 2017 Rank 17 " This red shows grace and depth. Black cherry, plum, mineral and smoke flavors mingle harmoniously over well-integrated tannins, while lively acidity keeps this focused. Not showy, but all the pieces fit together. Balanced, in the modern style. Drink now
Item Number: 27124
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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La Rioja Alta 'Vina Ardanza' Rioja Reserva 2008
(5)
95  Decanter 
Decanter 95 "The best classic style of Grenache and Tempranillo pulling together joyful fruit expression and serious depth. In the mouth it is amazingly complex and so unique. A benchmark Rioja blend. – Pedro Ballesteros Torres, MW"  James Suckling 94 "Aromatic nose of dried strawberries and
Item Number: 25320
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Pingus PSI 2015
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94“This is a fragrant and gritty Pingus with a ton of tannins which give it a lot of depth and length. This wine deserves some patience. It needs two or three years more of bottle age to be at its best, but should keep for some years following.”
Item Number: 28288
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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Muga 'Gran Reserva' Prado Enea 2010
99  James Suckling 
James Suckling 99 "The wonderfully silky texture with an added juiciness is what makes this wine so very special. The flawless and seamless nature to the wine is so impressive that it takes you breath away. Plenty of beautiful fruit but what mouthfeel. Drink now and forever."  Wine Advocate 97
Item Number: 28894
Bottle:$67.95
Case: $815.40
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Clos Mogador Priorato Tinto 2015
97  Decanter 
Wine Advocate 97 "This time there were two vintages of the top-of-the-range red to taste, as the 2014 is almost finished and the 2015 Clos Mogador will be released soon. In this warmer vintage, there is a little more Cariñena in the blend, with the final breakdown something like 45% Garnacha, 29%
Item Number: 28370
Bottle:$79.95
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La Rioja Alta 'Vina Arana' Tempranillo 2009
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96  James Suckling 
James Suckling 96 "This is a powerful and rich red with black truffle and blueberry character. Sweet tobacco, too. Full body, tannic and flavorful. Yet open and polished. Fantastic finish. Great ageing potential. Drink or hold."  Vintage This vintage stands out for the high grape quality coupled
Item Number: 25923
Bottle:$24.95
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Lopez de Heredia 'Tondonia' Reserva Rioja 2005
96  Decanter 
Decanter 96 “Traditional Rioja at its ageworthy best, the Tondonia red is a cuvee of Tempranillo with 20% Garnacha and 5% each of Graciano and Mazuelo. Leafy, gamey and sweet, with tangy acidity and a volatile lift.” ~ TA  James Suckling 94 “Lovely depth of fruit to this mature red with
Item Number: 27513
Bottle:$33.95
Case: $407.40
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Bodegas Volver 'Tarima' Monastrell 2016
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92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92“Great black fruit that is fully ripe without a hint of overripeness. This is a big, rich wine. Rather fine and generous tannins help it carry the high-ish alcohol. Almost silky at the long finish.”
Item Number: 16331
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Cune 'Crianza' Rioja 2014
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 "A fresh and easy Rioja that shows plum and cherry character. Hints of cream. Mushroom, too. Medium body, low tannins and a crisp finish. Delicious now. Publish Date: Monday, July 24, 2017"  Wine Spectator 88 "This firm red shows black cherry, plum, toast and tar notes, with
Item Number: 25263
Bottle:$9.65
Case: $115.80
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Emilio Moro Tempranillo 2015
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 Top 100 2017 # 59 "Black cherry, red plum and currant flavors are fresh and lively in this firm red, backed by dark chocolate, licorice and toasty notes. Light, firm tannins and citrusy acidity keep this focused. Drink now through 2023. 58,333 cases made. –TM"  The Wine
Item Number: 27654
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Numanthia Termes Toro Termes 2014
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 " This is really dense with beautiful layers of luscious fruit and walnut, vanilla character. Full and rich yet vibrant and driven. It's all here. "   Wine Advocate 91 " I also tasted the 2014 Termes, which is from a fruit-driven and balanced year, and should be released in the
Item Number: 28149
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $113.70
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Dominio de Eguren 'Protocolo' Tempranillo 2015
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90"Plenty of punchy oak, tarry notes and grapefruit peel with some boysenberries and strawberries too. The palate has punchy, crunchy tannins and builds fresh dark plum stone flavor through the finish. Drink now."
Item Number: 5051
Bottle:$4.95
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Marques de Riscal Rioja Reserva 2012
(1)
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 “This is a structured and power red with dried berry, chocolate, spice and salty, mineral character. Full-bodied, firm and chewy. Shows wonderful potential.”   “Nose of black currant, blueberry, dark cherry, ripe plum, licorice, tobacco, vanilla, toffee, and some sweet spice.
Item Number: 27359
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Castillo Perelada '5 Fincas' Reserva 2014
"Deep cherry red color, with violet hints. Its aroma reminds of fruits, spices, with some balsamic notes and a toasted background. In the mouth it is wide, well-structured and balanced. Its tannins are present but well integrated. It has a very fresh acidity. This is a wine with a great personality
Item Number: 28209
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Bodegas Alto Moncayo 'Alto Moncayo' Garnacha 2015
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"Alto Moncayo is the finest Garnacha produced in Campo de Borja and is the ultimate expression of what can be achieved from the oldest vineyards of Garnacha's original clone. These wines are the idea of Jorge Ordóñez, Bodegas Borsao, and Chris Ringland."~winery notes
Item Number: 26876
Bottle:$32.95
Case: $395.40
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Cune 'Gran Reserva' Rioja 2010
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94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 22 "This generous red shows a traditional character, with leafy, dried herb, tea and spicy notes framing dried cherry, licorice and leather flavors. Firm tannins and balsamic acidity impart structure. There’s plenty of depth here, culminating in a juicy,
Item Number: 22336
Bottle:$26.95
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Montebuena Cuvee KPF Tempranillo 2015
(2)
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "(aged for three months in used American oak barrels) Vivid ruby. Bright, sharply focused aromas of fresh red fruits and flowers, along with a spicy overtone and a hint of vanilla. Lithe and appealingly sweet on the palate, offering vibrant, oak-spiced raspberry and cherry flavors
Item Number: 26199
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Bodegas Pedro Regalado 'Embocadero' Tempranillo 2014
(5)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Toasty vanilla and cocoa notes frame cherry and boysenberry flavors in this lively red. Light, firm tannins and crisp, bright acidity impart structure and energy. Focused and harmonious. Tempranillo. Drink now through 2022. 4,000 cases made."  " Embocadero – Bodegas Pedro
Item Number: 26956
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Cara Nord Conca de Barbera Red 2014
Vinous 91 “Bright ruby-red. Vibrant and sharply focused on the nose, displaying an array of red fruit, floral scents and candied flowers. The smooth and sweet palate delivers sappy black raspberry and cherry flavors, with a suggestion of spicecake. Fleshy, seamless and broad, the subtly tannic
Item Number: 29112
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Lopez de Heredia Bosconia Reserva 2005
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "A worthy follow up to the 2004 is the 2005 Viña Bosconia Reserva, a wine that they consider the most rustic and powerful in the winery, but that I find as elegant and subtle as it gets. This feels very much in line with the 2004, maybe a notch above even, a lower yielding year.
Item Number: 25036
Bottle:$29.95
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Bodegas Juan Gil Monastrell Silver Label 2015
(1)
Deep purple/black color. Explosive and persistence, of ripe currant, red berries and smoked notes. Rich, powerful amd voluminous on the attack, a huge mouthful of creme-de,casssis concentration, silken and juicy in the mid-palate with excellent length. Fine, ripe tannins, at once supple and
Item Number: 27747
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Mas d'en Compte 'Black Slate' Porrera 2014
(8)
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "Part of the collection from different villages from Priorat, Cellar Cal Pla produced a 2014 Black Slate Porrera, which is a blend of 50% Garnacha with 40% Cariñena and the rest Cabernet Sauvignon. It is a village wine from 20- to 30-year-old vines on slate soils fermented in
Item Number: 23044
Bottle:$18.95
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Condado de Haza Tinto 2014
(2)
Intense Tempranillo character is apparent in a concentrated, deeply colored red wine. Saturated red fruit grips the palate, leaving a long and sweet finish that promises excellent development in the bottle.
Item Number: 25786
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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