Josh Raynolds

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2005 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” Red – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “The 2005 Font de la Figuera is purple-colored with aromas of mineral, earth, spice box, black cherry, and black raspberry. Chunky and slightly rustic in personality, the wine has enough structure to evolve for 2-3…

Rave Review: Vinous.com on 2004 Bodegas Valduero Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva – 93 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Bodegas Valduero “Deep red. Heady aromas of candied dark fruits, potpourri, vanilla and smoky Indian spices, with woodsmoke and mocha qualities building with air. Smooth, ripe and seamless on the palate, offering liqueur-like black raspberry, cherry-vanilla and…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2004 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” Red – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “Dark red. Exuberant red berry and cherry aromas further brightened by tangy mineral and licorice accents. Full-bodied and deep, the cherry and boysenberry flavors focused by fresh acids. Long, clinging cherry flavor shows good focus…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2004 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “The 2004 Font de Figuera, produced from the vineyard’s young vines, is 60% Grenache, 10% Carignan, and 30% Syrah, Monastrell, and Cabernet Sauvignon. The wine spent 12 months in demi-muids (about twice the size of…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2002 Lopez de Heredia Rioja Reserva “Vina Tondonia” – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Lopez de Heredia / Vina Tondonia “(75% tempranillo, 15% garnacha, 5% graciano and 5% mazuelo): Vivid ruby. Musky red fruits, cherry, pipe tobacco and a hint of vanilla on the fragrant nose. Juicy and tightly focused, offering…

Rave Review: Vinous.com on 1999 Bodegas Valduero Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva “12 Anos” – 93 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Bodegas Valduero “Ruby-red. Complex scented bouquet evokes dried cherry, cassis, vanilla and incense, with pipe tobacco and candied lavender nuances emerging with aeration. Juicy, expansive and alluringly sweet, offering intense bitter cherry, floral pastille and vanilla flavors…