Bodegas Faustino

Tinto Gran Reserva Rioja Tempranillo

9.314 ratings
9.26 pro ratings
La Rioja, Spain
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
Lee Pitofsky

Keeping the party going #NYE

Keeping the party going #NYE

Jan 2nd, 2020
Desmond Echavarrie

Master Sommelier, Senior Wine Advisor Soutirage

9.2

Very vibrant. Not as complex as I'd hoped but very solid. Love 70 Rioja!

Very vibrant. Not as complex as I'd hoped but very solid. Love 70 Rioja!

Jun 7th, 2016
John Howard

Harvest production at Hirsch and Cobb Wineries

9.4

1970.

1970.

Mar 12th, 2016
Matt Sterr

1970! Still bright on the nose. Awesome, delicate yet flavorful Rioja.

1970! Still bright on the nose. Awesome, delicate yet flavorful Rioja.

Apr 22nd, 2015
Steve Pollack

Dried cherries, Forest floor, good acidity. Fully resolved and mature, elegant Rioja. Won’t improve from here. Drink up.

Dried cherries, Forest floor, good acidity. Fully resolved and mature, elegant Rioja. Won’t improve from here. Drink up.

Dec 3rd, 2019
Agrivino

Lost it's fruit and leaves a sour finish.

Lost it's fruit and leaves a sour finish.

Apr 28th, 2017
Joe Carroll

Owner/Wine Director Spuyten Duyvil, Fette Sau, St. Anselm & Gotham Artisanal Provisions

9.2

Joe had this 2 months ago

Joe had this 2 months ago

Nov 18th, 2019
Rafael E. Garcia

Sommelier, L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon Las Vegas

8.7

Rafael E. had this 4 years ago

Rafael E. had this 4 years ago

Dec 2nd, 2015
Jay Strell

Jay had this 2 years ago

Jay had this 2 years ago

Jun 7th, 2018
nicholas lavoie

nicholas had this 2 years ago

nicholas had this 2 years ago

Dec 4th, 2017