Bodegas Altanza

Le Altanza Artistas Españoles Reserva Rioja Tempranillo

9.142 ratings
9.25 pro ratings
La Rioja Alta, La Rioja, Spain
Tempranillo
Top Notes For
Gustavo Martin

Extraordinary Rioja 2004!

Extraordinary Rioja 2004!

1 person found it helpfulNov 9th, 2013
Melissa Boon

Black fruit, very dense, licorice, long time in oak, dried fruit, prunes, stewed figs, older vintage, higher alcohol, 8/10

Black fruit, very dense, licorice, long time in oak, dried fruit, prunes, stewed figs, older vintage, higher alcohol, 8/10

1 person found it helpfulMay 3rd, 2013
Melissa Boon

Lots of berries on nose, red fruit mostly, very good, round mouth, well balanced, very round, very good long finish, very complex. 9/10

Lots of berries on nose, red fruit mostly, very good, round mouth, well balanced, very round, very good long finish, very complex. 9/10

1 person found it helpfulMay 3rd, 2013
Jay Kline

Huge dark cherry, teriyaki, baking spices...awesome, modern Rioja.

Huge dark cherry, teriyaki, baking spices...awesome, modern Rioja.

Mar 14th, 2016
MICHAEL COOPER

Owner TomeVinos wine shops, WSET Level 3, Blogger www.spanishwinesandmore.com, blog.tomevinos.com

9.3

a great #rioja now and in the future

a great #rioja now and in the future

Nov 16th, 2015
Melissa Boon

Very complex nose, developed, little eucalyptus, not much nose, little petroleum, fig, a bit watery on palate, more wood, dust, 8,5/10

Very complex nose, developed, little eucalyptus, not much nose, little petroleum, fig, a bit watery on palate, more wood, dust, 8,5/10

May 3rd, 2013
T. Berghaus

Aged beautifully. Very nice 2004 with a nice fruity and smooth taste and a lovely aftertaste. Not always a fan of rioja but this is great and especially with bbq merguez sausage!

Aged beautifully. Very nice 2004 with a nice fruity and smooth taste and a lovely aftertaste. Not always a fan of rioja but this is great and especially with bbq merguez sausage!

May 25th, 2017
Zach Gaston

Fantastic

Fantastic

Oct 30th, 2016
Sebastian

2004 vintage. Needs 30-45min to open, great color.

2004 vintage. Needs 30-45min to open, great color.

Jun 4th, 2015
Paul Cheyne

On the modern end of Rioja stylings but in the best way possible.

On the modern end of Rioja stylings but in the best way possible.

Mar 29th, 2015