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"Campo Viejo, we salute you!"

Advantages: Ruby red Rioja from Spain, good taste and colour.
Disadvantages: Could be a little smoother.

Way up in the North of Spain, a long way from where I live on the South Coast, is an area known as Rioja. Under the hot Spanish sun the fertile vineyards produce some of Spain's most popular wines. It was there in 1959 that Jose Ortiguela founded the Bode ...

splishsplash 01.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Campo Viejo Crianza Spain

Rioja bye baby on the tree top....

Advantages: Yum Yum Yum Yum Yum
Disadvantages: Not cheap

Campo Viejo Rioja Crianza 2007 Well, here I am, your resident wine expert back again. The last two days I have been waiting for plumbers to fix a leaking toilet. Not worrying for me, but worrying for the kind folks downstairs whose bathroom ceiling ...

TheHairyGodmother 28.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Campo Viejo Crianza Spain

Bought by accident - on the list for the future!

Advantages: Wonderful fresh flavour
Disadvantages: Dearer than my normal red wine choice

How can anyone buy a wine by accident you may well ask - to be honest I am still wondering that myself! There I was perusing the wine bottles in Tesco as I did my weekend shop, looking for all the best offers in my favourite sections (Australian & French ...

laramax 20.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Brown Brothers Tarrango

Tantalise the Taste Buds with Tarrango

Advantages: Refreshingly light and fruity
Disadvantages: Too easy to drink

I make no claim to being a wine expert or even an experienced amateur. Red wine is my favourite tipple but I usually stick to a safe Shiraz or a cosy Cabernet at a cost of under a fiver! However, I was feeling adventurous when I saw this on special offer ...

suesie 05.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Brown Brothers Tarrango

The Red wine that Can be Treated Like a White

Advantages: Very Easy Drinking .
Disadvantages: None

...I really like the wines That Brown Brothers Produce.They are usually priced at a fiver and up .I bought this when it was on offer at my local Booths Supermarket when it was reduced by 2 Quid. It is an easy drinking type red without any harsh tannin flavo ...

Cunny_13 20.02.2008 · Read full review
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