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Valsacro Dioro Rioja 2005, Spain Add to ...

  • Rating 93
  • Year 2005
  • Region Rioja
  • Varietal Red blend
  • Food Pairing Leg of lamb
  • Price $32.95

There are two wines here, in a sense – old and new. There’s an evolved, prune-like essence that can be expected of a nine-year-old Rioja, but there’s freshness, too, suggesting rich dark berries and lively spice, held tight by still-firm, dusty tannins. Perfect for roast leg of lamb.

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