Sarah Jane Evans MW gives her tasting notes and drinking window for La Rioja Alta.

Product Overview

Overall rating:

Points 95
Grape Variety:Tempranillo
Drink:2013-2020

Product:

La Rioja Alta, Gran Reserva 890 1995

Producer:

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

An exceptional taste of Rioja. Ready to drink after six years in oak, and more in bottle, but also ready to start its journey to a very long life ahead. A promising beginning with the blend of tobacco, vanilla, forest floor and red fruits.
Price £80–£115 AG Wines, Armit, Berry Bros & Rudd, Bordeaux Index, Fine & Rare, Fortnum & Mason, Handford, Hedonism, Roberson, Villeneuve
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 12.5%