Customer reviews for Faustino Rivero Ulecia Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco

Faustino Rivero Ulecia Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco

A deliciously dry yet fruity white Rioja with a fresh appealing taste.
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Customer reviews for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
Review 1 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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2 / 5
2 / 5

Faustino Rioja Blanco

Posted24 October 2012
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Age:55-65
Gender:Male
Wine expertise:Expert
Not really worthy of either the Faustino name (some of whose wines are very good) or to be called a Rioja. It is a thin, very light bodied wine lacking any real oomph or wow factor. Drinkable but no outstanding features.
Separately, in my opinion, there is a considerable distance between the available profile categories of "Explorer" and "Expert" and would have preferred an "Experienced Wine Drinker" option sitting between the two?
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Review 2 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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4 / 5
4 / 5

An impressive white wine

Posted25 November 2012
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Age:Over 65
Gender:Male
Wine expertise:Explorer
A very fresh and gentle wine. All we have had has been very consistent. Good for entertaining friends because it seems to please all white wine drinkers.
Excellent value for money. Will buy again
Vintage:2011
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Review 3 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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4 / 5
4 / 5

Good Wine

Posted24 October 2012
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Age:55-65
Gender:Female
Wine expertise:Dabbler
Lovely dry and refreshing wine at a very good price
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Review 4 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Excellent wine

Posted24 November 2012
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Age:55-65
Gender:Female
Wine expertise:Expert
A delicious dry yet fruity Rioja , with fresh appealing taste
Vintage:2011
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Review 5 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Faustino rioja blanco

Posted28 October 2012
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Age:55-65
Gender:Female
Wine expertise:Explorer
Lovely wine.Bought when it was half price and a real bargain,Dry and refreshing it tastes like a sauvignon blanc.Will certaily buy this wine again soon.
Vintage:2011
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Review 6 for Faustino Rivero Rioja Blanco
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Now for something completely different!

Posted24 October 2012
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Age:Over 65
Gender:Male
Wine expertise:Explorer
Having stuck with Sauvignon blancs and pinot grigios for years, I found Faustino white rioja in a mixed case and loved it instantly. I was delighted when Tesco offered it as a case on its own and have ordered it three times since as it has a unique flavour and punches way above its weight-- a brilliant wine and great value. Just hope Tesco doesn't run out!
Vintage:2010
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