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1995 La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 890 Rioja
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94 Points | International Wine Cellar , September/October 2012

Bright red with an amber rim.  A heady, wildly complex bouquet evokes red fruit preserves, potpourri, vanilla, cigar box and pipe tobacco, with slow-building vanilla and woodsmoke qualities.  Sappy and seamless on the palate, showing sweet red berry, cherry and rose pastille flavors and a touch of mocha.  Clings with outstanding tenacity on the finish, which shows sexy floral and spice notes and no rough edges.

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

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