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Marques de Riscal Reserva Rioja
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Wine Details

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) The reserva wines of Marqués de Riscal are made from Tempranillo grapes sourced from vines of between 15 and 30 years old. This is a variety that ages well in wood, producing wines with a good tannic structure, colour and acidity during the ageing process. The reserva wines of Marques de Riscal spend approximately 2 years in American oak barrels, producing a style that adheres to the principles of classic Rioja wines. The aroma of raisiny fruit with a touch of fresh liqueur is reminiscent of mo...

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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (1994 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/98
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 78.8/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06
  • Decanter
    (1995 Vintage) Rating: 3/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Light, open, floor polish nose. Very soft, easy-drinking palate, with a rounded finish.