Bodegas Muga

Rioja Tempranillo Blend

9.0346 ratings
9.124 pro ratings
La Rioja, Spain
Tempranillo Blend
Duck, Pasta, Beans & Peas, Goose, Chili & Hot Spicy, Exotic Spices, Game, Baking Spices, Herbs, Mushrooms, Hard Cheese, Turkey, Pork, Salami & Prosciutto, Tomato-Based, Venison, Pungent Cheese, Soft Cheese, Onion, Chicken, Veal, Paella
Top Notes For
Dan Thomas

2013 vintage a bit hot and needs some time to settle down. Nice fruit and oak balance.

2013 vintage a bit hot and needs some time to settle down. Nice fruit and oak balance.

Mar 27th, 2018
Sue Mohle

Drinking perfectly right now at just about 10 years old. Very gravelly and forest floor, mushrooms and up Apple peel note

Drinking perfectly right now at just about 10 years old. Very gravelly and forest floor, mushrooms and up Apple peel note

Oct 10th, 2017
Francisco Perez

2011 vintage. Excellent Tempranillo. Full bodied deep red and fruit forward. Love it. At Abe & Louis inBoston.

2011 vintage. Excellent Tempranillo. Full bodied deep red and fruit forward. Love it. At Abe & Louis inBoston.

1 person found it helpfulFeb 4th, 2016
Pieter Verdickt

A great vintage in the past but over the top in 2016

A great vintage in the past but over the top in 2016

1 person found it helpfulJan 18th, 2016
Alex Sanchez

Fruity and approachable. Nice structure and mouthfeel.

Fruity and approachable. Nice structure and mouthfeel.

1 person found it helpfulOct 24th, 2015
Rocio Alicia Gonzalez

Amazing. Took a little time to open up but blossomed beautifully

Amazing. Took a little time to open up but blossomed beautifully

Jun 22nd, 2017
jake aziz

Quite tasty.

Quite tasty.

Mar 23rd, 2017
Antoine Pin

Wine Buyer Kroger/QFC

9.0

My customers would love this. A shame I didn't commit to them. I'll buy in anyway.

My customers would love this. A shame I didn't commit to them. I'll buy in anyway.

Jan 27th, 2017
Jeremy Shanker

Sommelier at RN74

8.9

Mature and truffle-ey

Mature and truffle-ey

Jan 1st, 2017
Charles Rivas

Full bodied with a solid fruit core and good earth undertones.

Full bodied with a solid fruit core and good earth undertones.

Oct 10th, 2016