La Rioja

LOPEZ DE HEREDIA ‘VINA TONDONIA’ GRAN RESERVA 1981
Article code VF13600
$310.00
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95 Points - Neal Martin - The Wine Advocate - “The 1981 Vina Tondonia Gran Reserva has a vibrant nose reminiscent of coeval Burgundy, with scents of citrus peel, orange rind, singed leather and a Tuscan delicatessen. The palate has a penetrating orange pe
BODEGAS MUGA RESERVA 2014
Article code VF4649
$33.00
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“Initially you can find notes of red fruit aromas such as blackberries and reminders of spices. This is all well balanced by smoked aromas from its time in wood which had received a light-to-medium toasting. A subtle vanilla pod aroma coming through with
BODEGAS RIOJANAS ‘MONTE REAL’ RIOJA RESERVA 2013 3L
Article code VF13495
$105.00
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“Our house, founded in 1890.
Bodegas Riojanas treasures more than a century of winemaking tradition in its Cenicero winery. Its corners are steeped in history and talk of the passion for ageing wines that has always permeated it. This tradition and passio
VINA OLABARRI RIOJA CRIANZA 2015
Article code VF13487
$15.00
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“Among the greatest wines of Rioja We have a treat just for you: the pleasure of discovering our wines.

The true essence of our winery is considering wine as a personal enjoyment. When the wine is in your glass and you enjoy tasting it, we, at VIÑA OLABA
LA RIOJA ALTA VINA ARDANZA RESERVA 2009
Article code VF13421
$39.00
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“Medium-intensity, dark cherry-red; clean and bright. To the nose it stands out for its fresh, spicy character, with hints of sweet cherries and blackcurrant chocolate, assembled with notes of black pepper, tobacco, nutmeg, coffee, mocha and cinnamon. Pl
FRANCO-ESPANOLAS BORDON RIOJA RESERVA 2011
Article code VF13419
$23.00
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“Vibrant ruby-red colour. On the nose it is characterised by overtones of ripe red fruits, subtle toasted aromas, sweet spices and delicate hints of caramel. Excellent texture on the palate, full-flavoured, displaying a broad range of nuances and a perfec
MARQUES DE TOMARES RIOJA BLANC 2017
Article code VF13365
$22.00
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“With a familiar grape growing history since 1886, and later a winery founded in 1910 by Don Román Montaña, Marqués de Tomares is still operated by his grandchildren who continue to maintain the wineries tradition both in the winery and in the vineyards.
BODEGAS MUGA 'PRADO ENEA' GRAN RESERVA 2009 3L
Article code VF13105
$375.00
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95 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous Media: "(aged for 16 months in large French oak vats, followed by three years in 85 percent French and 15 percent American oak barrels and then held in bottle for three years before release) Brilliant ruby-red. Heady aro
LOPEZ DE HEREDIA ‘VINA BOSCONIA’ GRAN RESERVA 1964
Article code VF11956
$695.00
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91 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “The tasting concluded with a series of wines from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, although the two 1976 Gran Reservas turned out to be pretty hard to top. As is to be expected, the 1964 Viña Bosconia Gran Reserva is the
CVNE GRAN RESERVA ESPECIAL 'VINA REAL' 1970
Article code VF11927
$325.00
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“Viña Real, CVNE’s Rioja Alavesa-based winery, released its first vintage in 1920. The Viña Real style is one that showcases the forward fruit of Alavesa while simultaneously possessing the structure to age for half a century and more. The original fruit
LOPEZ DE HEREDIA ‘VINA TONDONIA' GRAN RESERVA 1947
Article code VF11914
$1,295.00
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“The Tondonia vineyard has to be is the most spectacular in Haro. Situated in a shell-like depression next to the River Ebro which serves as a border with Rioja Alavesa (the part of the Rioja appellation region belonging to the Basque Country), it is char
LA ANTIGUA CLASICO RESERVA 2010
Article code VF9213
$23.00
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"The majority of the people who own these vineyards are local farmers who do not make wine, they only grow grapes, which in exchange they sell at top prices to the big bodegas mostly located in the north of the valley near the train tracks. In the case of
LOPEZ DE HEREDIA ‘VINA TONDONIA' RESERVA 2006
Article code VF11794
$45.00
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93 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous - “Vivid red. Highly perfumed scents of ripe red currant, cherry liqueur, pipe tobacco, leather and rose oil, along with a hint of coconut in the background. Juicy and precise on the palate, offering deep-pitched red fru
LA RIOJA ALTA ’904’ GRAN RESERVA 2009
Article code VF13050
$68.00
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95+ Points - Luis Gutierrez - The Wine Advocate: "Time flies, and the 904 for sale is already the 2009 Gran Reserva 904, as they didn't bottle it in 2008. They are only going to bottle their top wines in very good and excellent vintages, so there will be
ELVI HERENZA RIOJA 2016
Article code VF12198
$15.00
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"Dark cherry and opaque to the eye with a perfect purple tone. Expressive to the nose with primary aroma of liquorice, subtly completed with a contribution of oak wood, in mouth is tasty, fruity, long and persistent. Very elegant."
LOPEZ DE HEREDIA VINA TONDONIA' GRAN RESERVA 1942
Article code VF11495
$1,295.00
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93 Points - Jay S Miller - The Wine Advocate - “The mature 1942 Vina Tondonia is savory, still structured, and vibrant. “
SIERRA DE TOLONO RIOJA 2013
Article code VF10935
$18.00
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89 Points - Luis Gutierrez - The Wine Advocate - “The red wine is produced with Tempranillo from about 30-year-old head-pruned vines on clay and chalk soils in the Ribas de Tereso village in the Labastida area of Rioja Alavesa. Simply called 2013 Sierra d
CONTINO BLANCO 2012
Article code VF10094
$44.00
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88 Points - Luis Gutierrez - The wine Advocate - “Contino started producing small quantities of white wine a few years ago. The 2012 Blanco, a canonical blend of 85 % Viura, 10% Garnacha Blanca and 5% Malvasía Riojana, went through a cold maceration befor
B DE BASILIO RIOJA TINTO 2008
Article code VF8391
$56.00
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Basilio Izquierdo is one of our favorite winemakers. His knowledge, ceaseless curiosity and amazing problem solving abilities in winemaking are a wonder to behold. It also helps that he was the head winemaker at CVNE and Contino for more than 30 years and
B DE BASILIO RIOJA BLANCO 2010
Article code VF8390
$56.00
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“Rescued from oblivion the Garnacha white Rioja, with which Basilio himself began working there in 1995, and built on it a complex and subtle white in which the Viura acts only as a supporting actress, giving prominence to the depth of nuances of a variet
BODEGAS MUGA 'PRADO ENEA' GRAN RESERVA 2010
Article code VF4650
$89.00
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97 Points - Luis Gutierrez - The Wine Advocate: "I was really looking forward to the 2010 Prado Enea Gran Reserva, as I've seen a very good improvement in this cuvée in the last few vintages, and 2010 is one of the more-balanced vintages of recent times.
CVNE RIOJA RESERVA 'CUNE' 2014
Article code VF4357
$27.00
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91 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous - “Limpid ruby-red. Expressive red berry and floral aromas are accompanied by suggestions of woodsmoke, vanilla and candied rose. Supple and open-knit, offering sweet cherry and raspberry flavors that slowly deepen and t