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Glorioso Crianza 2016

Glorioso Crianza

2016
Rioja (Spain)

The Glorioso line started up in 1928 and is renowned as Bodegas Palacio’s most widespread brand. The...

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6 for immediate dispatch. More, available on 19/08/2020

6.50

/ btl 0.75 L

Details for Glorioso Crianza 2016

Type

Wine Red Crianza

Wine region

Rioja (Spain)

Grapes

Producer

Alcohol content

13.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2016

Review

The Glorioso line started up in 1928 and is renowned as Bodegas Palacio’s most widespread brand. The range encompasses wines produced according to the traditional Rioja categories: Crianza, Reserva, Gran Reserva, although ageing in French oak brings an elegance and distinction that are decidedly the winery’s own.

Roasts / Pasta dishes / Any type of meat

  • Vinification material:Wood
  • Ageing period:12 months
  • Type of wood:French oak
  • ViewRuby red / Purplish glints
  • Bouquet:Red fruit / Complex / Herbaceous notes / Lavender / Clean
  • Mouth:Enveloping / Long / With body / Slightly sweet
  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 14ºC and 16ºC

Customer reviews

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by: Steve Bradley (23 Jun) - Vintage 2016

Super value wine

I am still amazed you can get this lovely crianza for this price, has to be the best value crianza out there.

by: Michael Smith (16 Jun) - Vintage 2016

Glorioso indeed!!!

A Rioja to remember after drinking it in Spain. Lost till I found Vinissimus this excellent Crianza together with its Reserva big brother I am about order for the 9th time, . Bodegas Palacio does a fine job yet again and Vinissimus service is great

by: Martin E (17 Feb) - Vintage 2016

It’s not how I remember it!!!!

This is more than a half decent Crianza and it is more than 25 years since I tried this while on holiday in Minorca with my children, but it doesn't seem to have retained the depth that I remember ... This may of course be my fading memory, and the fact I have traded up a bit in that time ... For the price, it is very good value and well worth a try if you are first timer!!!

by: Lord Bolt (15/11/2019) - Vintage 2016

Another nice Rioja !

Nice Crianza. Fruity, smooth classic Rioja with taste of oak, red berries and hints of vanilla. Great with casseroles and pork dishes.

by: Shaun Towers (21/06/2019) - Vintage 2015

A nice full bodied wine for every day drinking

I have been drinking Glorioso for over 3 years now, unable to find it in the UK I am very glad that I can import it at a decent price. It has a very satisfying flavour and I always have a bottle in my wine fridge. It is an everyday favourite and never fails to impress. It is a good benchmark to rate other wines against with respect to the Taste/Cost balance

Bodegas Palacio

Bodegas Palacio

Bodegas Palacio was founded in 1894 and figures nowadays as one of the historic wineries in the Rioja denomination, with wines of international renown such as Glorioso, Reserva Especial and Cosme Palacio y Hermanos, in honour of its founder, Don Cosme Palacio y Bermejillo. In 1998 it was acquired by Hijos de Antonio Barceló, who brought its technology right up to date in order to uphold today its top quality profile.