Baron de Ley Rioja Reserva 7 Viñas 2010
|Brand||Baron de Ley|
The excellent 2010 vintage produced this remarkable 2010 7 Viñas Reserva, made with a blend of the seven different classical grape varieties, mostly Tempranillo with 20% Graciano, 10% Garnacha, 5% Mazuelo, 3% Viura, 1% Malvasía Riojana and 1% Garnacha Blanca. It has an updated classical profile, serious, balanced and generously oaked, with plenty of balsamic aromas and flavors. The palate is polished, elegant and nicely balanced, with focused flavors and a clean finish. 25,000 bottles produced. It was bottled in June 2015.
This red shows good density, with a solid core of cherry, raspberry and vanilla flavors, accented with spice, tobacco and leather notes. Well-integrated tannins and orange peel acidity give this a firm structure. The juicy finish is lively and fresh. Drink now through 2025. 1,400 cases made.