Federal Wine & Spirits

29 State Street, Boston, MA 02109

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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Popular Spanish Wines
October 31, 2018



2015 Naveran Dama Cava: persistent small bubbles with clear notes of apple and pear. Crisp long finish with complexity. Very Good to Excellent 24/bottle


2017 Forjas del Salnes Leirana Albarino: Bright straw, green highlights. Aromas and flavors of pear seabreeze and citrus. Rich and round on the palate with clean acid structure. Very Good toExcellent 35/bottle

2014 Sierra Cantabria Rioja Crianza: Bright ruby. Fruit and spice in good measure in a medium bodied nicely structured format. Nice cherry and white pepper notes in the finish. Very Good Plus 21/bottle

2015 Maurodos Prima Toro: Deep ruby. Cherries and blackberries in a rich format with notes of vanilla and asian spice. Very Good to Excellent 23/bottle

2014 Marques de Murrieta Rioja Reserva: Bright ruby. Cherry, vanilla and spice with a touch of oak in a complex format. Very Good to Excellent 28/bottle

2010 La Antigua Clasico Rioja Reserva: Bright ruby. Rich fruit with notes of cherry and strawberry. The flavors are rich with a touch of game and spice and really good structure. Very Good to Excellent  25/bottle


10/31/18 Spanish case: Two bottles of each of the above for a special price of- $265

10/31/18 Spanish Pack- One bottle of each of the above for a special price of $140

Any six - 11 bottles of the above for a 10% discount

Any twelve bottles of the above for a 15% discount


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           - Peter Hemenway