C.V.N.E. (Compañía Vinícola del Norte de España)

Imperial Reserva Rioja Tempranillo Blend

9.223 ratings
9.13 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
Boris Mathiszik

Excellent and unusually fruit forward and silky for Rioja. Plenty of vanilla. Impressive.

Excellent and unusually fruit forward and silky for Rioja. Plenty of vanilla. Impressive.

Dec 9th, 2018
Jennifer Massolo

Classic Rioja. Up front tanins w minerality and red fruit. Good aging potential.

Classic Rioja. Up front tanins w minerality and red fruit. Good aging potential.

Jul 16th, 2018
Jay Ciccarelli

Plump, fruit driven, loving tanins, layers , long length. Me likes.

Plump, fruit driven, loving tanins, layers , long length. Me likes.

Aug 20th, 2019
Adam Quarello

Classic rioja. Decanted for a bit, probably too early to drink. May need five more years in the bottle.

Classic rioja. Decanted for a bit, probably too early to drink. May need five more years in the bottle.

May 11th, 2019
Frederick Chockley

Excellent. Lovely finish.

Excellent. Lovely finish.

May 5th, 2019
Daniel Layfield

Great Tempranillo, full and not acidic or tannins - perfectly drinkable

Great Tempranillo, full and not acidic or tannins - perfectly drinkable

Dec 13th, 2018
Mike Lev

Dark red to black, concentrated fruit, soft tannins. More modern but displayed proportional acid. Excellent stuff

Dark red to black, concentrated fruit, soft tannins. More modern but displayed proportional acid. Excellent stuff

Aug 26th, 2018
Heidrun Hauksdottir

Gamlárskvöld

Gamlárskvöld

Dec 31st, 2017
Dani Ruiz Sanchez

Potente, con cuerpo, color rojo brillante, sabor a madera, vainilla, tabaco, retrogusto perenne. Exquisito

Potente, con cuerpo, color rojo brillante, sabor a madera, vainilla, tabaco, retrogusto perenne. Exquisito

Dec 24th, 2017
Johan Larsson

Owner/Sommelier tapasbar

8.9

Johan had this a year ago

Johan had this a year ago

May 24th, 2018