10 June, 2010Red Wine, Tempranillo, Wine on by : becca Tags: 2008 vintage, bitter greens, cheap wine critics, currant, darien tempranillo riojo, orange, pucker, tannic, vin travel, wine cask blog
Darien Tempranillo 2008 Riojo Logrono, Spain This Spanish red rises to the roof of my mouth right away. There’s some pucker for sure, too much for me. I taste orange, currant, and leafy bitter greens. I don’t like drinking it; it’s not full enough or balanced enough for me. No nose to speak of.