Decanter 8th Jan 2014
"Violet, liquorice and
white truffle aromas flow through to a full-bodied palate of dense blackcurrant
and black pepper. Good acidity with tannic grip. - Panel Tasting Navarra Reds"
The Independent 14th Dec 2013
"I've watched this
Spanish glugger go down a treat with consumers at the Wine Gang Christmas
fairs. The herby aromas and moreish plum and mulberry fruit of the peppery
graciano grape of Rioja meet a vivid damson-fresh finish. - Anthony Rose"
House & Garden 1st Nov 2013
"Graciano is a minority player in Rioja, but it's winning
friends and starting to be bottled as a standalone variety in Rioja and
Navarra. Almost inevitably it's appearing in vineyards in California and
Australia. Deep coloured, medium bodied, perfumed and spicy with a finishing
- Joanna Simon