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Marqués de Cáceres Reserva 2016

Marqués de Cáceres Reserva

2016
A classic with a great history
92
SUCKLING
x6 -10%

£15.25

/ 0.75 L btl

(£13.73 x6)

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Spec sheet

TypeRed wine
Region
Grapes
Producer
AllergensContains sulfites
Alcohol contenti14.0%

The wine

Marqués de Cáceres Reserva is a classic with a great history. Only produced with the best vintages, using a selection of old vines in Rioja Alta and Rioja Alavesa, it offers an excellent fruity expression and is ideal for laying down. Don't let the fact that it is a best-seller put you off – its quality shows why it easily deserves this popularity. A carefully created classic with the guarantee of coming from one of Rioja's most prestigious wineries.

What does this wine taste like?

It displays a dark and dense ruby-red colour and a refined and complex aromatic nose with hints of cherries and vanilla backed up by gentle toasted notes. A balanced mouth where silky and well-defined tannins combine with exquisite flavours to create pleasant sensations of fullness.

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Ruby red / Dark
Bouquet
Black fruit / Ageing notes / Sweet spices
Mouth
Fresh / With body / Elegant

Drinking and storing

Serve between 16ºC and 18ºC

Food pairing

Veal stew / Roast meats / Feathered game

Ratings and awards

201791 SK
201692 SK
200592 PN
200492 PN
PN: PeñínSK: Suckling

Customer reviews

4.5/5
17 reviews
Vintage:

Winemaking

Ageing period15 months
Barrel ageNew and semi-new
Type of woodFrench oak

Vineyards

Vine ageBetween 25 and 35 years
SoilCalcareous-clay
YieldsVery low yields

The winery

Marqués de Cáceres

Marqués de Cáceres

Enrique Forner founded the company Marqués de Cáceres Unión Vitivinícola in 1970, with its name granted by an old family friend who was descended from the original 18th Century marquis. Many of the area’s best vine growers and their vineyards were incorporated into this project, and years later most still remain, meaning that this bodega controls around 1,200 hectares locally, thanks to the strong links forged back then. The Rioja Alta and Rioja Alavesa is the location for the...

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