TOP 10 TEMPRANILLO – 2018

Tasting Notes:

The panel tasted the Tempranillo category over the course of two months on March 28 and April 18, 2018. It featured 32 wines from 19 producers, including 2 “world” wines from Rioja Spain. The regional breakdown included 44% of the wines from the Texas, 41% from the Texas High Plains and the remaining 9% consisting of wines labeled Texas Hill Country. The panel demonstrated a high degree of consensus that is considered a normal statistical deviation with an average Panel Consensus score of 0.68, which means that on average the judges on the panel tastes within 2.43 points of each other on a 100 point scale. Category Average Score:  83 points. Top 3 Average Score: 89 points

Category Judged By:

  1. Shawn Croft
  2. Daniela DaSuta
  3. Julia Dixon
  4. Jon Gerber
  5. Sam Hovland
  6. Mark Rashap


TOP 3 TEMPRANILLO – 2018