24 great-value Riojas between £8-£20
Finca Allende 2007
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Pedro Ballesteros MW 17 Ben Henshaw 18 Annette Scarfe MW 18
Toasted coffee beans with attractive balsamic notes and aromas of mint, blackcurrant and meat juices. Heady and ambitious but elegantly structured in the mouth with fresh acidity and a pure, focused finish.
Price £17–£19 AG Wines, Berry Bros & Rudd, Bottle Apostle, Carruthers & Kent, Corks of Cotham, Fine & Rare, Secret Cellar