Artesa

Limited Release Alexander Valley Tempranillo

9.1135 ratings
8.87 pro ratings
Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California, USA
Tempranillo
Lamb, Tomato-Based, Polenta, Hard Cheese, Pork, Beef, Pasta, Mushrooms, Soft Cheese, Chicken, Venison, Exotic Spices, Potato, Turkey, Beans & Peas, Herbs, Baking Spices, Pungent Cheese, Duck, Salami & Prosciutto, White Rice, Chili & Hot Spicy, Lasagna, Pizza, Barbecue, Mexican Cuisine, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Brent S

Not as amazing as previous vintages

Not as amazing as previous vintages

Oct 24th, 2018
Lauren Murphy

Love this one. Definitely my favorite of the ones I've tried from Artesa

Love this one. Definitely my favorite of the ones I've tried from Artesa

1 person found it helpfulSep 8th, 2017
Brent S

Best thing I've had in 2017

Best thing I've had in 2017

Mar 3rd, 2017
Chun SungBuhm

Black fruit and little bit of coffee. Woul be nice with steak dishes.

Black fruit and little bit of coffee. Woul be nice with steak dishes.

Dec 12th, 2012
Nadea Mina

Cherry. Oak. Smooth tannins. Round body. Easy finish

Cherry. Oak. Smooth tannins. Round body. Easy finish

Aug 19th, 2018
Melissa Kingman

Some juicy blackberry, dark cherry, cassis and hint of anise. Yummy.

Some juicy blackberry, dark cherry, cassis and hint of anise. Yummy.

Mar 18th, 2018
Frank Soldano

Drinking the 2012 in 2018. Excellent legs. Deep rich color. Oak and pepper bouquet with hints of cherry. Smooth flavor with very low tannins. Oak with a lightly earthy finish. Light finish.

Drinking the 2012 in 2018. Excellent legs. Deep rich color. Oak and pepper bouquet with hints of cherry. Smooth flavor with very low tannins. Oak with a lightly earthy finish. Light finish.

Jan 27th, 2018
Kathy Maynard

NWA staff lunch and tasting. Very good, peppery and bold.

NWA staff lunch and tasting. Very good, peppery and bold.

Nov 21st, 2017
Travis Walker

Traditional Tempranillo with a good smooth finish.

Traditional Tempranillo with a good smooth finish.

Aug 5th, 2017
Robert W

Despite the creeper...it was awesome

Despite the creeper...it was awesome

Feb 24th, 2017