John Radford's ten best Ribera del Dueros

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Ribera del Duero, Abadia de Acon 2006
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Abadía de Acón, Reserva 2006

Abadía de Acón, Reserva 2006
(15% Cabernet Sauvignon) Deep, dark raisin and damson fruit, some quality aromatics. Big, rich, delicious palate, hot spice and tannins underpinning excellent fruit and lovely length. Still has a touch of austerity on the finish – needs another year. 18pts/20 (93/100)
Price: £22.95 (2005) Halifax Wine Co
Drink: 2013–2016
Alc: 14.5%