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2004 Bodegas Marques de Murrieta Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial Rioja
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92 Points | International Wine Cellar , September/October 2011

Deep ruby-red.  Ripe red berry and cherry aromas are complicated by vanilla, pipe tobacco and potpourri.  Fleshy, palate-coating redcurrant and cherry compote flavors deliver solid punch and pick up floral pastille and smoky nuances with air.  The long, seamless finish repeats the deep cherry note and leaves dusty minerals and spices behind.  This is delicious now but has the depth and balance to age effortlessly.

90 Points | Wine Spectator
95 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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