Bodegas Muriel

The heart of the Rioja Alavesa
Proud of its winemaking tradition, the village of Elciego is one of the most famous and acknowledged villages of the Rioja Alavesa region. Behind the solid walls of its mansions, centuries of wine production wisdom have highlighted a vocation. Located near the river Ebro, Elciego has a distinctive contour, where the old part of the town lies in the shadow of the great church of San Andrés. It was here in the second half of the nineteenth century, that wine making commenced using the same process as is carried out today throughout the region.

Bodegas Muriel Rioja Reserva 2014
"This wine is a ruby red color, with good intensity. The fruit in the nose and palate are very clean and mature (red fruits dominate) along with hints of liquorice, on a background of spice and vanilla notes from the wood aging. The palate is round, elegant and velvety, showing finesse and a very
Item Number: 32096
Case: $155.40

Bodegas Muriel Rioja Reserva 2013
"Classic ruby red with hints of a light brick red colour. Very complex and intense aroma, with fine scents of aging which are assembled perfectly: vanilla, spices and herbs. Very ripe fruit recollections appear. In the palate, it is a finely balanced wine, with a polished and elegant body, with a

Bodegas Muriel Rioja Reserva 2011
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 “Floral and subtle fruit character on the nose follows through to a full medium body, soft and silky tannins and a flavorful finish. So refined. Hints of herbs and pepper towards the end.”  Wine Spectator 90 "Pretty fruit flavors of strawberry and raspberry mingle with vanilla,

Bodegas Muriel Rioja Reserva 2008
95  Decanter 
Decanter 95 “Lovely; so complex and intriguing, improving through to the finish. A great, classic Rioja.” –PBT  “Menthol and eucalyptus nose, then more classic aromas. Ripe and spicy with concentrated fruit. Deep, rich, fruit-driven and pretty serious.” –BH  “Savoury style that is integrated,