Marqués de Vargas assumes the saga of four generations dedicated to the development and marketing of excellent Rioja wines. Wine production was well received in the market and encouraged the family to extend their legacy to other representative Qualified designation of origin: Ribera and Rias Baixas, continuing with the parameters of high-end wines, vines and a limited production.
The philosophy of Marqués de Vargas Winemakers is based on the development of distinctive wines, with personality, reflecting the typical characteristics of each of Qualified designation of origin to which they belong.
The premise of constant innovation and development of Marqués de Vargas has led to a powerful renewal in their products. The differential nature of Qualified designation of origin to which they belong is perceived in the 180-degree experience both in wine and packaging, with a substantial improvement to win in elegance and contemporary, reflecting the indisputable excellence of its wines.
Marqués de Vargas Private Selection 2010 Excellence designation of origin
Marqués de Vargas Winery is located in the centre of his own vineyard, placed in Rioja Alta, the heart of the Ebro Valley, in the famous area of “Los Tres Marqueses “.
Marqués de Vargas Selección Privada was born as a personal and different wine, an exclusive limited production from a selection of areas El Consul, La Misela and Terrazas, whose vines have an average age of over 40 years. This wine, initially developed only for family consumption, was the first in Spain to be aged in new oak russian barrels. Friends and consumers who visited the winery suggested to offer it in the market and make it known internationally, soon Marqués de Vargas Selección Privada became a benchmark for high-end wines worldwide.
Tasting notes: This vintage is characterized by the depth of colour. Scent of eucalyptus, menthol, very fresh and persistent. The palate is tasty, with sweet, long, exquisite tannins, because of the good combination between acidity and tannins from Caucasus oak. It is a sophisticated, elegant and long life wine.