Marqués de Riscal Reserva is one of the most famous wines in Spain, due to its long history, consistent high quality and also for the many literary references it has inspired over the years.
Very versatile and a faithful example of a Rioja wine, Marqués de Riscal Reserva has been enjoyed for generations by wine lovers all over the world, and praised by celebrities from the world of the arts and culture such as Ernest Hemingway, Salvador Dalí or Frederick Forsyth.
Famous for its bottle wrapped in a metallic gold mesh, today it can be found in over 100 countries, and it is regarded as a benchmark for Rioja red wines. This wine stands for the dreams of the previous generations at Marqués de Riscal.
Intense black-cherry color with good
depth of color and hardly any signs
of evolution. Very expressive aromas
on the nose with notes of liquorice,
cinnamon and black pepper, with just
a subtle hint of the long cask-ageing,
thanks to its great complexity and ripe,
concentrated fruit. Fresh and easy to drink
on the palate, good backbone and lovely,
polished tannins. The long, persistent finish
leaves gentle balsamic reminders of the