Marqués de Riscal1911
Other bottle sizes and vintages
£150.50/ 0.75 L btl
Drinking and storing
Serrano ham / Semi-cured cheeses / Casseroles / Poultry / Grilled beef / Roasts
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...