(From 2009 Vintage) The fermentation is conducted at a controlled temperature of 26 ° C with a maceration not exceeding 12 days. Riscal's reserves remain about two years in American oak barrels, forming a wine that fits within the canons of La Rioja, cool, fine, elegant and with great aging potential classicism. Before leaving the market it has a minimum period in bottle a year
COLOR: Well covered cherry colored wine with a garnet trim. NOSE: Complex aromas in which the balsamic notes stand out along with a touch of ripe fruit and spices and a hint of chocolate. FLAVOUR: It has a fresh and light attack, with soft and round tannins. Lingering finish with some hints of toasted oak. Tasty, with hints of spicy and a soft bitterness. It has a pleasant mid palate that turns it into an easy drinking, fresh and elegant wine.
Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by on 05/12/2012
Denne vinen er laget fra 3 forskjellige druevarianter, Tempranilo, Graciano og Mazuelo som er viner som er over 15år gammel. Druene er håndplukket og eldret i 26 mnd i Amerikanske eik tønner. Den har en "balsamic" aroma med hint av moden frukt. I munnen er den frisk, lett og konstant med lett og rund Tannis smak. Vinen kan drikkes til skinke, modne oster, stuing med saus som ikke inneholder for mye krydder, rødt kjøtt og alle slags grillede kjøttyper. Serveres med en temperatur på 16-18 grader.
Very good, especially at non-restaurant prices. Dry, with great delicate fruity finish.
mildly complex. good table wine, maybe good enough for guests. ok for price.
Bastante equilibrado, aroma de frutas maduras e taninos equilibrados.
This shit is awesome, let it breathe though
Amazing tempranillo with steak
gostava mais antes
fusta i cirera
- about 3 years
Wine Spectator(From 1994 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/98
Wine & Spirits(From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
Wine Spectator(From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/07
Wine & Spirits(From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 78.8/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06
Decanter(From 1995 Vintage) Rating: 3/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Light, open, floor polish nose. Very soft, easy-drinking palate, with a rounded finish.