November 2013 - Spain - All Wines Including Sherry

This month's Wine feature is Spanish - All Wines Including Sherry Wines
Spain - All Wines Including Sherry Reviews
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Dominio de Laertes
2009 Crianza Rioja
Dark ruby color. Aromas of chocolate drizzled berries and delicate spices with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a crisp citrus spritzed apple accented finish. a nice refreshing red.
88 points $12.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
204239
Campo de la Taranta
2011 Tempranillo-Cabernet Sauvignon
Deep ruby color. Aromas of black currant, spiced cherry and peppercorns with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and an even cedar and mineral accented finish. Nice structure for the table.
88 points $13 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
204338
Capa
2011 Moscato
Aromas of picked okra, lit beeswax candle, burnt orange, and peach soda with a fruity-yet-dry medium body and a golden raisin, pickled melon rind, chalk accented finish. A nice fruity, herbal table wine.
86 points $8.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
204337
Sacro Santo
2011 Rioja
Deep garnet color. Dense aromas of dried blueberries and cherries with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, blackberry cider and spiced nut accented finish. Nice, lightly oxidized character will work well at the table.
86 points $9.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
204293
The Saint
2008 Reserva Rioja DOC
Deep ruby color. Aromas of cherry-orange yogurt, nuts, and earth with a supple, dryish medium body and a round, apple, starfruit, chalk, and peppery spice accented finish.
86 points $11.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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