2005 Marques de Caceres Rioja Crianza Red
Bright ruby red color. Lively bouquet with notes of red fruit that add a pleasant freshness softened by a discreet touch of vanilla. Deliciously full in the mouth where silky, well-integrated tannins highlights the wine's fruit. Good length in which the complexity of flavors come through delicately. A perfect accompaniment to Mediterranean cuisine, fried food, grilled vegetables, pulses, paella and other rice dishes, pasta, fish in tomato sauce, ham, chorizo, pate, beef (roast, stewed or gril...
Vintage ChartRating for Spain-Dominiaciones de Origen (DO)-Rioja: 92 (good year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: young, aging quickly, could be good now<br/>
User Tasting Note
faeraliraelight, smooth and silky end with a sweet tingle. layers of oak and cherry. unusual blend, inclusive of granache, not as full bodied as I would have expected, even after airing for an hour. overall, easy to drink.
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