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La Rioja Alta, Gran Reserva 904, 2004

Bottle of La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904

Retailer:
The Wine Society

Price:
£49.50

Appearance:
Clear, medium, garnet.

Nose:
Clean, pronounced. Redcurrant, strawberry, red cherry, plum, jam, mint, cinnamon, cloves, black pepper, liquorice, vanilla, cedar, charred wood, smoke, leather, meat, mushroom, game, tobacco.

Palate:
Dry, medium acidity, medium tannin, medium body. Redcurrant, strawberry, red cherry, plum, black pepper, vanilla, cedar, smoke, chocolate, leather, meat, game, tobacco. Long finish.

Quality:
Outstanding.