2010 Imperial Gran Reserva

CUNE

93Average Score
Red
6x75cl
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2 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
£273.00
6L
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0 Immediate | 10 Marketplace
£381.00
Bts
-
4 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
Duty Paid
£39.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
93
Critic Notes

We're in for a treat with the 2010 Imperial Gran Reserva, a classic among classics in a classic vintage. It's very spicy and still slightly oaky, with ripe fruit without any excess; it is a serious, somehow Bordeaux-like, less-perfumed red. The palate shows that seriousness, with some dusty tannins and a dry finish. The texture is a little earthy, very good for food. This could be drunk now, but I'd give it some time in the bottle. The oak feels very nicely integrated, less noticeable than in warmer vintages like 2009. A very good vintage for this bottling. The category that was close to disappearing ten years ago seems to be alive and kicking with 50,000 bottles produced in 2010. Aug 2016, www.robertparker.com

Score: 94-/100Luis Gutierrez

Dried cherry, plum compote, black olive and cola flavors are supported by firm tannins and balsamic acidity in this plump red. Energetic yet harmonious, in the traditional style. Drink now through 2025. Jun 2016, www.winespectator.com

Score: 92-/100Wine Spectator
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Product details
Country
Spain
Region
-
Sub-region
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Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
14%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
Spain
Region
-
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
14%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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