Viña Alberdi 2005
Rioja DOCa. Tempranillo. Cherry color, middle layer and pinkish edge. The nose shows notes fresh, clean, fine aromas of ripe berries, chocolate cherry and balsamic spices (clove, cinnamon, vanilla). Balanced in the mouth with well integrated wood, silky and tasty, with a slight acidity that highlights the liveliness and freshness characteristic of Viña Alberdi. Nice aftertaste. A vintage of Viña Alberdi noted for moderate balance of all its attributes.The first year spent in new oak and the second in oak aged 3 years old on average. 2005 vintage is considered "excellent". 90 Parker.