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2000 Compania de Vinos Telmo Rodriguez Altos de Lanzaga Rioja
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88(+?) Points | International Wine Cellar , July/August 2003

($20) Medium red. Perfumed, exotic, rather pinot-like aromas of pepper, minerals and spices. Aromatic, peppery and tightly wound in the mouth, with the strong spice character carrying through. In a distinctly Burgundian style. Finishes with substantial dusty oak tannins that call for a year or two of patience. This was fermented in stainless steel, then went through malolactic fermentation and elevage in French oak.

90 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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