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The Marques De Caceres Gran Reserva 2012 is a distinguished and exquisite red wine from the Rioja region of Spain, a region renowned for producing some of the world's finest and most age-worthy wines....Read More
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Tasting Notes
  • Region Spain
  • Extras New
  • Wine Style Powerful Reds, Redblend
  • Wine Type Red
  • Grapes Tempranillo
  • Body Full
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The Marques De Caceres Gran Reserva 2012 is a distinguished and exquisite red wine from the Rioja region of Spain, a region renowned for producing some of the world's finest and most age-worthy wines. The 2012 vintage of this Gran Reserva stands as a testament to the high quality and aging potential characteristic of Rioja's best wines.

The visual appeal of this wine is immediately noticeable, with its dark color and a hint of brick-red on the edge, suggesting maturity and sophistication. This color transition is a hallmark of well-aged red wines, particularly those from Rioja, and indicates the careful aging process the wine has undergone.

On the nose, the Marques De Caceres Gran Reserva 2012 exhibits superb complexity. Expect to encounter balsamic notes, which are a sign of the wine's evolution, alongside refined oak, which adds depth and richness to the bouquet. This complexity is a result of both the high-quality grapes used and the extended aging in oak barrels.

Tasting this wine reveals a full and satisfying experience. The palate is graced with the depth of mature plums, which provide a rich fruitiness, complemented by sweet spice and roasted coffee beans, adding layers of flavor and complexity. Despite its age, the wine retains a freshness and a discreet liveliness, indicating its excellent potential for further aging. This balance between maturity and vibrancy is a hallmark of expertly crafted Gran Reserva wines.

The finish of the Marques De Caceres Gran Reserva 2012 is delicious and full, with superb length. It leaves a lasting impression, making each sip both a pleasure and a discovery of the wine's intricate layers.

This Gran Reserva pairs exceptionally well with a variety of dishes, especially those with rich flavors, such as roasted meats, game, and aged cheeses. Its complexity and depth make it an excellent choice for special occasions or as a sophisticated addition to any wine enthusiast's collection.

In summary, the Marques De Caceres Gran Reserva 2012 is a splendid example of Rioja's winemaking excellence, offering a rich, complex, and rewarding experience that speaks to the region's tradition and the wine's superb aging potential.

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Shipping

  • Pricing For 1-12 bottles, shipping is $6.99 for Auckland, $8.99 for the North Island and $11.99 for the South Island. For 13 or more bottles, shipping is $11.99 for Auckland, $14.99 for the North Island and $17.99 for the South Island.
  • Timing We estimate delivery to be up to 3-4 working days for urban NZ addresses, and up to 5 working days for rural delivery.
  • Click and collect is available from our Albany warehouse shop.
  • We do not ship outside of New Zealand.
  • We are unable to deliver to PO Boxes. Delivery is via NZ Couriers.

Returns

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We’ll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the ‘Complete Orders’ link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We’ll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we’ve received and processed the returned item.