Spanish Red


Bodegas Castano Monastrell 2016
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "I hadn't encountered their entry-level, young and unoaked Monastrell for a while, but I tasted the 2016 Monastrell, which fermented in stainless steel and was kept in concrete vats for four to six months. They used some 25% to 30% full clusters in the vinification, and I've never
Item Number: 6344
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
BTL

El Coto Crianza 2015
(4)
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 “Aromas of blueberries, lemon peel and cedar. Medium body, fine tannins and a clean finish. Pure tempranillo. Drink now.” ~J.S.  “100% Tempranillo...El Coto de Rioja Crianza is one of the most popular wines in all of Spain and one of the top selling Rioja's in the world. Year
Item Number: 20409
Bottle:$8.95
BTL

Dominio de Eguren 'Protocolo' Tempranillo 2016
(9)
91  James Suckling 
Tarry, savory accents ahead of blackberry and blackcurrant aromas. The palate has medium body and neatly balanced tannins. Supple, soft and even layered. Punchy finish. Drink or hold.James Suckling91
Item Number: 5051
Bottle:$5.45
Case: $65.40
BTL

Bodega El Angosto 'La Tribu' Red Blend 2010
(2)
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "The entry-level 2010 La Tribu is made up of equal parts Monastrell, Garnacha, and Syrah aged in oak for 4 months. Aromas of meat, game, underbrush, blackberry, and blueberry are followed by a succulent, impeccably balanced, friendly wine that offers outstanding value."  " Deep
Item Number: 22425
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
BTL

Lagar de Robla Premium Mencia 2012
(4)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 Smart Buy" This firm red is reserved, but shows depth and integration, with mulled plum, licorice, mineral and smoke flavors that mingle over well-integrated tannins, giving way to the juicy finish. Drink now through 2022. "
Item Number: 18011
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
BTL

Alvarez de Toledo Mencia Roble 2013
(4)
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90"Ripe plum and violet aromas carry a slight note of prune. A beefy palate shows hard tannins but nothing too tough that food can't tame. Blackened, roasted blackberry and blueberry flavors finish with charred, meaty intensity. Drink through 2020."
Item Number: 15361
Bottle:$7.95
BTL

Cune 'Crianza' Rioja 2015
(1)
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "Very pretty plum, cherry and hints of cedar. Medium body, with soft tannins and a delicious finish. Shows the real Rioja character. Delicious always. Drink now. Publish Date: Thursday, August 2, 2018"  Wine Advocate 89 "The 2015 Cune Crianza is a traditional blend of 85%
Item Number: 31509
Bottle:$9.65
Case: $115.80
BTL

Bodegas Borsao Garnacha Tinto 2017
(5)
89  James Suckling 
James Suckling 89"Proof that garnacha can give a fruity and charming wine. Juicy and slightly sweet, but with a fresh, dry finish that says barbecue! Drink now. Screw cap."
Item Number: 5352
Bottle:$6.95
Case: $83.40
BTL

Enrique Mendoza 'La Tremenda' Monastrell 2016
(2)
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 " Their entry-level Monastrell is already the 2016 La Tremenda is sourced from the vineyard that names the wine, from their estate El Chaconero in the village of Villena, a plot at 600 meters altitude planted some 25 years ago. It fermented in stainless steel and matured in French
Item Number: 28372
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
BTL

Vinos de Arganza 'Flavium' 'Seleccion' Mencia 2015
(1)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91This plush red delivers a deep well of black cherry and currant flavors, with licorice and cocoa notes that give way to a floral finish. Well-integrated tannins and lively acidity keep this focused. A richer style.
Item Number: 17861
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
BTL

Bodega El Angosto Tinto 2009
(1)
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The 2009 Angosto is made up of equal proportions of Malbec, Garnacha Tintorera, Syrah, Graciano, and Cabernet Franc aged for 10 months in 500-liter French oak. It offers up a complex perfume made more so by a hint of balsamic. Racy raspberries enliven the palate with succulent
Item Number: 18174
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
BTL

Bodegas Sabor Real Toro Joven Red 2008
(1)
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2008 Sabor Real was produced from 70+-year-old estate vines. Dark ruby-colored, it offers up a splendid bouquet of crushed rock, spice box, tobacco, lavender, black cherry, and blackberry. On the palate it is full-bodied, sweetly-fruited, spicy, and plush. This lengthy effort
Item Number: 8181
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
BTL

Evodia Garnacha Altovinum 2017
(4)
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 The incredibly perfumed 2017 Evodia was true to its name, as apparently 'evodia' means fragrant in the ancient Greek language. It had been bottled for a few months when I tasted it and it was very harmonious and expressive. They have reduced quantities and raised the price a bit,
Item Number: 7829
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
BTL

Herencia Altes Garnacha Negra 2016
(1)
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91"Bright and floral with poached strawberry and raspberry fruits. The palate has plenty of deep-set flavor in a fine-boned frame. Drink now."
Item Number: 25459
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
BTL

Vina Zorzal Navarra Graciano 2016
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2016 Graciano was produced with grapes from a vineyard planted in Corella (Ombatillo) in 1978 on clay soils where the grapes achieve good ripeness. They have been harvesting early and the wine doesn't have any green notes and the wine has 13.5% alcohol. They made a big change
Item Number: 31701
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
BTL

Bodegas Castano 'Hecula' Monastrell 2015
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89 "The 2015 Hécula is pure old-vine Monastrell from dry-farmed, head-pruned vineyards on limestone soils within their Las Gruesas and Pozuelo estates in the higher part of the Yecla appellation. Different plots are fermented differently, and the wine aged for an average of six months
Item Number: 28081
Bottle:$9.45
Case: $113.40
BTL

Cortijo III Tempranillo 2016
90  James Suckling 
A pure, bright expression of estate-grown fruit from Rioja Alta. The emphasis is in the fruit flavors and not the oak. In the words of Robert M. Parker, JR. "I cannot think of another Rioja at this price level that offers this much character and fruit". Cortijo means cottage or shack, a reference
Item Number: 30543
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
Allow 2-4 days shipping/pickup