The 2015 Coto de Imaz Reserva has an intense cherry color with garnet edges. On the nose, powerful aromas of ripe fruit and fine cocoa lead to a fleshy and savory palate, powerful, velvety, with ripe tannins and good acidity.
Varietal Composition: 100% Tempranillo
Appellation: Rioja DOC
Aging: At least 18 months in American oak barrels followed by at least 18 months in bottle prior to release
91 Points, "Smart Buys" - Wine Spectator
"This solid red’s thick texture is built of muscular tannins and ripe fruit, with plum and currant flavors mingling with forest floor, clove and baking spice notes. Orange peel acidity keeps this lively. Drink now through 2030. 100,000 cases made, 2,000 cases imported." -TM, 4/30/20