Marqués de Riscal Reserva2017
Other bottle sizes and vintages
£18.71/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Cherry red / Garnet rim|
|Spices / Leather / Fruit aromas / Cocoa / Toasty notes|
|Fine / Elegant / Fine tannins / Silky / Well-integrated acidity / Balsamic notes / Long finish|
Drinking and storing
Grilled wild mushrooms, Roast lamb, Game birds
Ratings and awards
|2015||93 PN||16.5 SK|
Wine critics reviewsReviews by Jancis Robinson
Simply - fabtastic
If you have ever visited the vineyard, and/or Hotel - you will know what luxury pervades this area of Rioja. This wine has no issue matching the same standard at the vineyard tour - its a great wine from a superb vineyard. I would also recommend the Riscal Verdejo also, another of my favourites.
My go to wine
Been drinking this wine for many years, great fan of the vineyards and a visit is well recommended. My daughters favourite wine of all time
Marques de Riscal is a great wine, really love it and its at a fantastic price!! We will definitely be ordering more very soon!!
Stylish full bodied wine
Good multipurpose Rioja wine with soft tannins. Solid quality year after year and one of my favourites with hard cheese.
I have always liked Marques de Riscal wines.i have followed them for over 30 years ! The 2013 reserva is fabulous.
|Vinification material||Stainless steel|
|Ageing period||24 months|
|Type of wood||American oak|
|Vine age||40 years|
|Climate||Continental with atlantic influence|
Marqués de Riscal, Herederos
Marqués de Riscal's history began in 1858 when its founder, Camilo Hurtado de Amézaga, started to apply in Elciego wine-making techniques employed in Bordeaux. Jean Pineau, the master winemaker at Château Lanessan in the Haut Medoc, gave his professional advice to the then sixth Marquis of Riscal regarding the production of wines following the French system, therefore abandoning the rough and rather unrefined style of Rioja wine and thus establishing La Rioja's first modern...