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Date Printed: 4/16/2014
Bodegas Ateca Atteca 2007
Bodegas Ateca Atteca 2007
(search item no. 97560)
International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 4/16/2014: $14.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

100% Old Vines Garnacha.
My Notes:

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About Bodegas Ateca:

Bodegas Ateca is a joint project between the Gil winery family and the well-known importer, Jorge Ordonez. The bodegas is located in the Calatayud region of northeastern Spain. The majority of the vineyards are grown in highly permeable and healthy soils with a high amount of limestone. The soils are rocky, loose and low in nutrients. The climate in this region varies vastly from day to night, allowing for more balance between acidity and alcohol.

The main varietal here is Garnacha grown from old-vines up to 80-100 years old.