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Cigales - tasting notes
25 Feb 2010 by Jancis Robinson
Here are my stream-of-consciousness notes from a tasting of local wines that are exported to the UK from this small but distinctive wine region in north-west Spain. I had the  pleasure of participating in the tasting when I was there last November.  See Cigales - between a rock and a hard place for a full overview of a small region worthy of your attention. See also this video of a typical Cigales cellar and of the big newcomer from Rioja - as well as a look at the extraordinary soils of some of the most extreme vineyards here. Baron de Ley, Museum Crianza 2005 Cigales  16.5 Drink...

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