2002 Vinedos De Paganos Rioja El Puntido

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  • Tempranillo
  • 750ML
  • WA 92
  • WS 92
  • WE 92
  • IWC 90

Reviews for 2002 Vinedos De Paganos Rioja El Puntido

WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, February 2007
The 2002 El Puntido is opaque purple with an expressive nose of scorched earth pain grille spice box mulberry and blackberry. This is followed by a large-scaled intense mouth-filling wine already beginning to show some... The 2002 El Puntido is opaque purple with an expressive nose of scorched earth pain grille spice box mulberry and blackberry. This is followed by a large-scaled intense mouth-filling wine already beginning to show some complexity. The wine has superb delineation and a pure finish. It is a superior effort from a difficult vintage. Drink it now and over the next 12+ years.
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, November 2005
Rich plush alluring. This big red delivers plenty of ripe fruit framed by lavish oak and full tannins but remains balanced and expressive. The flavors range from plum and black currant to coffee and toast with notes of... Rich plush alluring. This big red delivers plenty of ripe fruit framed by lavish oak and full tannins but remains balanced and expressive. The flavors range from plum and black currant to coffee and toast with notes of mineral and tobacco. Powerful yet fresh. Drink now through 2012. 300 cases imported
WE 92
Wine Enthusiast - Wine Enthusiast, September 2007
Stylish and serious with polished fancy oak sitting like royalty atop dark fruit that is almost pruney. The palate hits with a solid smack of blackberry while a secondary layer delivers chocolate mocha and spice. Not... Stylish and serious with polished fancy oak sitting like royalty atop dark fruit that is almost pruney. The palate hits with a solid smack of blackberry while a secondary layer delivers chocolate mocha and spice. Not quite at the level of the classic 2001 but still excellent.
IWC 90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, September 2005
...Slightly reduced aromas of high-toned blackberry and smoky oak. Superconcentrated sweet and high-toned but a bit less complex and deep than the superb 2001. The tannins here are less sweet but the wine shows terrific... ...Slightly reduced aromas of high-toned blackberry and smoky oak. Superconcentrated sweet and high-toned but a bit less complex and deep than the superb 2001. The tannins here are less sweet but the wine shows terrific length...