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2001 Bodegas Faustino I Gran Reserva Rioja

This blockbuster 97 Point offer is not only from the brilliant 2001 vintage, it earned the title of the #1 Wine of the Year from Decanter Magazine! No need to wait on this one, Pop the cork tonight and enjoy as this wine is drinking incredible right now! On top of all of this ... the fact that this wine is just $27.99 is flat out amazing!! Still searching for the perfect holiday gift? This might be exactly what you are looking for! It's got huge press, it's from an amazing vintage, and you can either choose to drink it now or put in the cellar! Either way, you are sure to impress with this incredible bottle! The 2001 Bodegas Faustino I Gran Reserva is kaleidoscopic in flavor, hailing from an epic vintage that is showing incredibly right now! Decanter, one of the top publications in the UK, gave it 97 points, and after having tasted more than 3,200 wines, named the 2001 Faustino Gran Reserva the #1 Wine of the Year for 2013 This is a wine to buy by the case and enjoy over the next few years. The greatest winemakers in Rioja classified 2001 as 'una cosecha para la historia', an historic harvest. The wines from 2001 are dark-hued and concentrated, with spectacular aromatic complexity. The closest analogue is 1964, a vintage so profound that many doubted they would ever see its equal. The 2001 Faustino I Gran Reserva sold out earlier this year but is now back in stock just in time for the busy holiday season! [+]