Marques de Riscal Rioja Reserva 2016 75cl 14% ABV
Marques de Riscal Rioja Reserva, Rioja, Spain
Vinos de los Herederos del Marques de Riscal has been, since its foundation in 1858, a pioneering winery in Rioja. It was the first winery in Rioja making barrel-aged wines. Vivid sensations of Marques de Riscal takes shape in the City of Wine, where tradition and innovation live together in perfect harmony.
This red is made with the grape varieties Tempranillo, Graciano and Mazuelo from vines over 15 years old. The picking is done by hand and it is aged for 26 months in American-oak barrels. It's got a balsamic aromas with notes of ripe fruit. On the palate, it is fresh, light and persistent with soft and rounded tannins.
Delicious when paired with ham, mature cheeses, stew, poultry or red meat.