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ORBEN ORBEN - Rioja - 2016

ORBEN Rioja 2016

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92 Points

High altitude plots at 750 metres in Laguardia supply most of the grapes for this ambitious, modern style red, with 5% coming from equally cool Leza. Youthful, polished and sensitively wooded, with a backdrop of sinewy tannin and a fresh finish.

February 2019


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