Marques de Riscal Reserva, Rioja (Spain)  LCBO# 32656  Find Store or Order Online

Marqués de Riscal has always been a leading and pioneering company in the wine producing sector.  As far back as 1858, it became the first winery in the Rioja to produce wines following the Bordeaux method, and in 1972 it was the first winery to promote the Rueda Designation of Origin, where it produced its famous Marqués de Riscal white wines.

Marqués de Riscal sells its products in over 80 countries and its wines enjoy the highest international distinctions as well as numerous awards and mentions in the media.

 

Marques-Riscal-Red

TYPE: Red Table Wine
COUNTRY: Rioja, Spain
GRAPES: 90% Tempranillo, 10% Graciano and Mazuelo

ALC./VOL.: 13.5%
SIZE: 750 ml
LCBO #: 32656

TASTING NOTES: Balsamic aromas with hints of ripe fruit; complex and spicy.  A fresh and light palate with soft, rounded tannins and cedar, plum, anise, chocolate, sandalwood and spice notes.  A long finish with hints of toasted oak.  A pleasant and elegant wine that pairs well with ham, mild cheeses, casseroles, poultry and red red meat.