Marques de Caceres Rioja Blanco 2009
Other White Blends from Rioja, Spain
Pale color with brilliant, metallic highlights. Delightful bouquet with notes of grapefruit, green apples and wild flowers. Clean in the mouth with delicious acidity that highlights its fruit and freshness resulting in good length. A white wine with great character.
Light yellow. Spicy aromas of honeysuckle, green apple, herbs and lemon peel. Tangy and dry, with brisk orchard fruit and citrus flavors and a touch of mint. The dry finish features good spicy cut.
Founded in 1970, with its first release in 1975, Marqués de Cáceres the Rioja bodega was established by Henri Forner, whose family has been active in the wine business for generations. The winery is named for a Spanish peer who was also an investor in the winery and a friend of Henri Forner.
The Forner family fled Spain during the Spanish Civil War and settled in France. In the early 1960s, Henri Forner and his brother... View More