2001 Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial, Marqués de Murrieta, Rioja

Critic score
94/100

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WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Spain
  • Grape
    93% Tempranillo/Aragonez/Tinta Roriz
    7% Carignan/Cariñena
  • Maturity
    Ready 2006 - 2020
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2001 Castillo Ygay Gran Reserva Especial, Marqués de Murrieta, Rioja

TASTING NOTES

The first vintage of the new era”. On the palate balsamic and other savoury notes make an appearance along with plenty of succulent black fruit. It has outstanding depth, concentration and balance. It is likely to have a 30 year lifespan.

Robert M. Parker, Jr., Wine Advocate
94/100