95 Point Spanish Red Bargains

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30 Mar 95 Point Spanish Red Bargains

Oh Spain, you’ve done it again! From the land of amazing quality and fair prices, here are three unbelievable values that earned 95/100 points from critic James Suckling. These won’t be around long so order yours now!

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2012 Marques de Murrieta Rioja Reserva
On Sale $19.99
Terrific aromas of currants, berries, cinnamon and perfume. Full body, ultra-fine tannins and a dense palate. Superb length and refinement. Compact. Super length. Superb quality considering the price. More delicate and refined than the 2010. Precise. Drink or hold.”
95 Points, James Suckling

2014 Escalada do Sil Valdeorras
On Sale $24.99
A Valdeorras red with aromas of dried strawberries, pine needles and some dried herbs. Precise and delicate red-fruit flavors run throughout, enveloped by polished tannins and a medium to long finish. Salty undertones. Made from 60% merenzao (aka trousseau), 30% mencia and 10% garnacha tintorera (aka alicante bouschet.) Old-vine wine and aged in casks. Drink now.
95 Points, James Suckling

2013 Sierra de la Demanda Rioja
On Sale $32.99
A very enticing nose showing freshness and intensity. Fresh strawberries, dried flowers and aromatic herbs along with mint and white-pepper undertones. A fresh, medium body, ripe and juicy tannins and a long, sweet and floral finish. Delicious. 75% garnacha. Drink now or hold.
95 Points, James Suckling