Marques de Riscal Rioja Reserva
The reserva wines of Marqués de Riscal are made principally from Tempranillo vines which are over 15 years old. This is a variety that ages well in wood, producing wines with a good tannic structure, colour and acidity. . The reserva wines of Riscal spend approximately two years in American oak barrels, forming a wine that adheres to the principles of classic Rioja wines.
| Ultimate Beverage Challenge 88 points (Jul 2015)
(Tried & True Award) Carries a deep garnet hued robe. The exotic nose is reminiscent of chocolate covered raisins, rose petals and nutmeg spice. Baking spices continue on the palate along with Medjool dates, sweet oak flavors and soft tannins.