Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Wine Quickie: CVNE Viña Real Rioja Rosado 2018


When I had the 2015 vintage of this wine back in 2016 I compared it to a strawberry margarita, and that theme continues. Strawberries and lime are the driving force with notes of snapped celery and citrus gum. On the palate it's light bodied with moderate acidity and a rather lackluster finish. It's okay and enjoyable enough, especially if you chill the snot out of it and chug it, but you can do better for the price.

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