24 great-value Riojas between £8-£20
Ondarre, Reserva 2008
Decanter average score: 18pts/20 (93/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Pedro Ballesteros MW 18 Ben Henshaw 18 Annette Scarfe MW 18
Lovely rich nose of mountain herbs and exotic spices. Prominent oak but sufficient fruit to support, with juicy tannins, lovely balance and a long, open finish. Attractive and complex.
Price £10–£15 Bedales, Good Wine Shop, Hailsham, Hallgarten Druitt, Hanslope Wines, Nickolls & Perks, Sheridan Coopers, Swig