Affordable Reds from the North of Spain | WYPR

Affordable Reds from the North of Spain

Feb 20, 2019

The northern Spanish regions of Rioja and Priorat are the most prestigious of the country. But quality doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Click the link to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

 

 

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Pagos del Rey Arnegui Crianza Rioja '12  **1/2  $

A big, soft Rioja with good tannins and fruit, lovely soft texture

La Maldita Garnacha Rioja '17 ***  $  SUPER VALUE

100% granacha Rioja is extremely rare, and this one delivers!

Les Mines Priorat '12 *** $  GREAT VALUE FOR PRIORAT 

Impressive for the price, wild herbs, bittersweet chocolate dominate

 

All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.

Click on the bottle for direct ordering and home delivery.