Bodegas Alejandro Fernández Tinto Pesquera Crianza Ribera del Duero Tempranillo 2012

8.967 ratings on Delectable
$34.99

Wonderful Ribera del Duero from one of the iconic producers of the region. Dark fruit, spice, and elegance personified.

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Ratings on Delectable

Christine Havens Delectable Pro

Older vintages of Pesquera can be particularly lovely, as such this toothsome 2012 Crianza is drinking well now, but will certainly reward patience. Oozing complexity, with dark fruit notes of roasted black cherries, singed earth, dried violets, black licorice, alfalfa hay and dark chocolate. Fleshy and round on entry, with fine, powdery tannins that sit firmly at the back palate. Dark chocolate, dark roast espresso and herbal notes reemerge at the finish.

Older vintages of Pesquera can be particularly lovely, as such this toothsome 2012 Crianza is drinking well now, but will certainly reward patience. Oozing complexity, with dark fruit notes of roasted black cherries, singed earth, dried violets, black licorice, alfalfa hay and dark chocolate. Fleshy and round on entry, with fine, powdery tannins that sit firmly at the back palate. Dark chocolate, dark roast espresso and herbal notes reemerge at the finish.

9.0

Pierre Costa Delectable Pro

Deep dark fruit dominant, followed by chocolate, coffee, baking spices. Easy to be confused with Chateauneuf du Pape. It is still young.

Deep dark fruit dominant, followed by chocolate, coffee, baking spices. Easy to be confused with Chateauneuf du Pape. It is still young.

9.2

Nick Davis Delectable Pro

A stumper. Need to taste more Ribera. Showed savory like Syrah. Clearly old world, with big extract.

A stumper. Need to taste more Ribera. Showed savory like Syrah. Clearly old world, with big extract.

9.0

Cristóbal Arellano Borges Delectable Pro

Fruit is still asleep. Great tannin acid balance. Will age well

Fruit is still asleep. Great tannin acid balance. Will age well

8.9

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