Features Marqués de Riscal Reserva 2006
A reserva wine
from Rioja made in one of the most traditional wineries and with the longer background in the area. Made of grapes from old Tempranillo vines aged of more than 15 years along with the recovered varieties Graciano and Mazuelo, which provide it with freshness. This vintage is characterized by unusual weather conditions that brought the harvest forward. 24-month ageing in American oak barrels. It rounds up in the bottle for 12 months minimum.
Ageing potential of 5 years.
Tasting report Marqués de Riscal Reserva 2006
Well covered cherry colored wine with a garnet trim.
Complex aromas in which the balsamic notes stand out along with a touch of ripe fruit and spices and a hint of chocolate.
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.
2011 - Decanter IWC 2011, Commended
2011 - IWC 2011, Commended
Alcohol: 14 º
We recommend decanting before serving
Pairing wine and food
Sausages , Pâté , Beans and Pulses , White meat , Grilled red meats , Roasts , Game birds , Semi-mature Cheese , Beef goulash, Jamón Ibérico de Bellota, Ternera en salsa