Category Archives: Ribera del Duero

2007 Urban Ribera Tinta del Pais

I’ve been waiting for this wine to hit our shores for months, this wine is complex and delicious for the price point. Ruby color. On the nose, youthful, cherry, black plum, soil, tobacco, leather, subtle oak, with a nice mineral backbone. If you like Tempranillo his wine destroys it for the price.

2004 O Fournier Ribera Del Duero Tinto del Pais

Nice ruby color. On the nose, youthful, medium+ intensity, cherry, plum, fig, raspberry, tobacco, lots of leather, mineral, chalky earth, lots of oak, and layered earth. On the palate, dry, medium+ intensity, medium+tannin, medium acidity, lots of dark fruit, leather, textured, very well balanced, with a solid punch you in the face cigar fruit finish.…Continue Reading

2002 Pago de Los Capellanes Ribera del Duero Reserva

This was a present for helping re-bin with wine room at work. Ruby with browning edges. On the nose, evolved, big time bouquet, still some cherry, dirt, leather, cigar, meat stick, perfume, spice, some oak, and earthy. On the palate, dry, medium intensity, medium body, cherry fruit roll-up, tobacco, dusty earth, very nicely balanced, with…Continue Reading

2006 Vinos de Terrunos Raices de Aza Ribera Del Duero

No image on this pre-sell situation wine so I’ll use this one till someone sends me an image. On the nose, youthful, medium+ intensity, cherry, plum, leather, cured meat, definite slim jim character, dusty dried earth, with some oak, but a real nice over-all balance. On the palate, dry, medium intensity, medium+ tannin, medium acidity,…Continue Reading