Bodegas Izadi Rioja Reserva 2016 - SPIRITED Wines
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Bodegas Izadi Rioja Reserva 2016
SKU: 39829

Bodegas Izadi Rioja Reserva 2016

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750ml
$19.99

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Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Spain, Rioja
Brand Bodegas Izadi
Shiny ruby colour. Rich aromatic intensity with a nice balance of red fruit, liquorice and spices and smoked hints in the background. Elegant and round in the palate with a long afterstate that brings back floral and fruity memories.
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In the 2016 Reserva, I found very good freshness and balance and notes of red fruit that always point at more contained ripeness, and it also has a completely different oak profile, a lot subtler and more integrated than in previous vintages. This is a clean and aromatic modern Reserva with some fine tannins to be resolved by some more time in the bottle and/or with hearty food. It's a blend of 89% Tempranillo and 11% Graciano matured in barrel for 15 months. 148,217 bottles and 1,000 magnums produced. It was bottled in July 2018.

Luis Gutierrez, October 30, 2020