Wine Tasting: 2007 Marques de Caceres Crianza

2007 Marques de Caceres Crianza

Bodega: Marques de Caceres

D.O./Zona: La Rioja, Rioja Alta, Cenicero

Country: Spain- España Type of wine: Tinto con Envejecimiento en Roble – Red with aging in barrel

Alcohol (vol): 13% Price: 7-10 Euros (Spain), $15 approx. cost in US

Varietals: Tempranillo, Garnacha and Graciano

Color: Ruby red with yellow edges

Nose: Red berries and vanilla

Mouth: Licorice, vanilla, oak and red berry taste. Has quite a bit of tannins, this wine would need additional time open before being served.

Elaboration: Aged 6-12 months in French and American oak barrel Recommended with grilled dishes and rices, perhaps even work great with Pizza. Serve at 16-18 degrees C (around 65 degrees F)

Score: 8.9/10 Best value wine

www.marquesdecaceres.com

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