2008 Sierra Cantabria, Bodegas Rioja Reserva Unica

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  • Tempranillo
  • 750ML
  • WA 92
  • IWC 91

Reviews for 2008 Sierra Cantabria, Bodegas Rioja Reserva Unica

WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, October 2012
Even better is the outstanding Pomerol-like 2008 Reserva Unica which is made from 97% Tempranillo and 3% Graciano aged nearly two years in a combination of French and American oak. An unfiltered selection of the estate's... Even better is the outstanding Pomerol-like 2008 Reserva Unica which is made from 97% Tempranillo and 3% Graciano aged nearly two years in a combination of French and American oak. An unfiltered selection of the estate's finest barrels it offers up scents of wet gravel scorched earth sweet black currants plums and hints of mocha and white chocolate. This lush medium to full-bodied layered sexy complex 2008 should drink well for another 4-5 years. -Robert Parker
IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, September 2012
Vivid ruby. High-pitched aromas of wild strawberry raspberry and spicecake are complemented by a subtle smoky nuance. Zesty precise sweet red berry flavors display very good depth and focus. Picks up a note of allspice... Vivid ruby. High-pitched aromas of wild strawberry raspberry and spicecake are complemented by a subtle smoky nuance. Zesty precise sweet red berry flavors display very good depth and focus. Picks up a note of allspice with air and finishes with silky tannins and very good persistence.