Sarah Jane Evans MW gives her tasting notes and drinking window for Finca Allende.

Product Overview

Overall rating:

Points 96
Grape Variety:Tempranillo
Drink:2015-2027

Product:

Finca Allende, Calvario 2006

Producer:

This product is featured in: Top Riojas through the ages.

Miguel-Angel Gregorio’s Calvary vineyard was planted in a suitably apocalyptic year, 1945, and the vines are delivering intense minerality. The wine spends 20 months in 100% new French oak. At present, it is dense, with black cherries and plums, and a slick of liquorice and roasted coffee.
Price £77–£85 AG Wines, Berry Bros & Rudd, Good Wine Shop, Swig
Drink 2015–2027
Alc 14%