Marques de Riscal .TV En Español In English
Facebook Twitter Youtube RSS
Contactar
 
2 de Enero 2012
Marques De Riscal Tempranillo Reserva 2005, Rioja Spain

 

In 1858 Herederos de Marqués de Riscal became the first winery in the Rioja to produce wines following the Bordeaux method of slow fermentation and careful blending. This 2005 is hand picked using only the best grapes of the vintage made from 90% Tempranillo with a 10% blending of Mazuelo & Graciano, and aged in American oak barrels for 2 years before bottling for a year before release, thereby softening the tannins a bit.

Deep purple rose colors, with beautiful swirls of umami, tobacco, dark black cherry, spice and a balsamic note on the nose. The palate echoes its spicy nature along with the cherries, but now the cherries are showing a smoky earth, violets and ripeness, and spreading the finish evenly to the back of the tongue in a wave of warmth. And the finish goes on for a good distance.

Depending on where you live you should be able to find a bottle for between $15 and $20 and it can be cellared for at least another 10 years. Alcohol by volume: 13.5%

Winemaker's notes:
A dark cherry color with good depth. Balsamic aromas with hints of ripe fruit, complex and spicy. The attack is fresh and light, with soft, rounded tannins. The finish proves persistent with some reminders of toasted oak. Its passage through the mouth is pleasant and elegant, fresh and easy to drink.

 

 

vignauvavino.blogspot.com







Acepto las Normas para escribir Comentarios
Enviar   


 

POST RECIENTES

RIOJA ALAVESA, CATEDRALES DEL VINO II Fernando Salamero, nuevo presidente de la D.O.Ca.Rioja Marqués de Riscal en Vinexpo Burdeos 2017 Takuro Tatsumi visita Marqués de Riscal Marqués de Riscal obtiene grandes puntuaciones en Decanter World Wine Awards 2017

Archivos

Junio 2017 (5)Mayo 2017 (7)Abril 2017 (8)Febrero 2017 (1)Enero 2017 (2)Diciembre 2016 (1)Noviembre 2016 (3)Octubre 2016 (1)Agosto 2016 (1)Julio 2016 (1)Junio 2016 (3)Mayo 2016 (1)Marzo 2016 (2)Enero 2016 (2)Diciembre 2015 (1)Noviembre 2015 (1)Octubre 2015 (2)Agosto 2015 (1)Julio 2015 (1)Mayo 2015 (1)Abril 2015 (2)Marzo 2015 (1)Septiembre 2014 (3)Julio 2014 (1)Junio 2014 (1)Mayo 2014 (3)Abril 2014 (2)Noviembre 2013 (3)Octubre 2013 (3)Septiembre 2013 (3)Julio 2013 (3)Junio 2013 (2)Mayo 2013 (3)Abril 2013 (2)Marzo 2013 (1)Febrero 2013 (3)Enero 2013 (2)Diciembre 2012 (1)Noviembre 2012 (1)Mayo 2012 (1)Abril 2012 (3)Marzo 2012 (5)Febrero 2012 (4)Enero 2012 (2)Diciembre 2011 (4)Noviembre 2011 (2)Octubre 2011 (2)Septiembre 2011 (1)Mayo 2011 (1)
 
 

Marques de Riscal en Twitter

Marques de Riscal en Facebook