Heredad Ugarte Crianza DOC 2009

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This blend (92% Tempranillo, 8% Garnacha) matured 15 months in American barrels.

Dark red in colour with violet reflexes. In the nose red fruits.

On the palate red fruits, plum, raspberry, strawberry and a hint of caramel, sustained by good acidity.

Medium to full bodied, well-integrated tannins and a long finish. Good buy!

Three days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2019.

Rating: 87 points.



Mercedes Eguren Cabernet Sauvignon VdIT 2010

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This Cabernet Sauvignon is garnet red in colour and matured 6 months in American barrels.

In the nose red fruits and pepper. On the palate the same aromas.

Medium bodied, good acidity, astringent tannins and an ordinary finish. Good buy!

Two days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2016.

Rating: 86 points.



Kame VdIT 2009

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This blend (30% Tempranillo, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Syrah, 5% Petit Verdot) is deep dark red in colour and matured 6 months in barriques.

In the nose plum and currant. In the mouth the same aromas. Medium bodied, reserved on the palate and too short.

Two days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2015.

Rating: 78 points.



Mercedes Eguren Shiraz – Tempranillo VdIT 2010

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This blend is 50% Shiraz and 50% Tempranillo and matured 6 months in barrels of American oak.

Ruby in colour. In the nose fruity with dark fruits, cassis and sweet cherry. On the palate red fruits.

Medium to full bodied, good acidity and an ordinary aftertaste. Best buy!

Four days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2012-2016.

Rating: 87 points.



Heredad Ugarte Martin Cendoya Reserva DOC 2008

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Made by 80% Tempranillo, 15% Graciano and 5% Mazuelo. Garnet red in colour.

In the nose red fruits, blackberry and sandal wood. On the palate red fruits and wood.

Medium bodied, hard tannins, good acidity and an ordinary aftertaste.

Three days drinkable after the bottle had been opened. Drink: 2014-2018.

Rating: 87 points.