24 great-value Riojas between £8-£20
Bodegas Altanza, Lealtanza Limited Edition, Reserva 2008
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Pedro Ballesteros MW 18 Ben Henshaw 18 Annette Scarfe MW 17
Sweet vanilla oak with juicy ripe plums, leather and spice. Concentrated and long with touches of animal notes and old furniture, and finegrained tannins. Restrained, elegant, complex and harmonious.
Price £13.95 Bancroft, Dorset Wine Co, Stone Vine & Sun, The Wine Library, Village Wines