Faustino Rivero Ulecia 2009 Silver Label Reserva (Rioja) Review

Tempranillo Blend from Rioja Spain

Review Score: 90
Winery: Faustino Rivero Ulecia
Grape: Tempranillo Blend
Designation: Silver Label Reserva
Vintage: 2009
Province: Northern Spain
Region: Rioja

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Our Review

This is like a mix of melted butter and brown sugar. On the palate, it's a bit heavy and syrupy, with prune and sweet, raisiny flavors. It's also a bit green, with a smear of green herbs and a burnt taste on the finish.