OK  ►
Auctions Live Events Wine Blog Wine Guide Contact Us 0843 224 1001
Live events
◄    Back to Previous Page

Marques de Valencia Gran Reserva 2008

Marques de Valencia Gran Reserva 2008

  • You get all of the lush, soft charm of a Rioja Gran Reserva, including seven years of maturation in barrel and bottle.
  • Amazing find - top quality Gran Reserva for such a belting price.
  • Expect gentle, strawberry-scented fruit with soft-as-silk tannins - just lovely.

On a trip to Spain we discovered the amazing work of Victor Porter. With this wine you'll find the well executed combination of Spain's ancient winemaking history and Valencia's thriving modern winemaking technology. The result? Structure and complexity you'd expect to find in a Rioja Gran Reserva plus the soft fruitiness of a wine far younger in style. We very soon became addicted to this little number. This is Gran Reserva for the price of Crianza - try this mellow blend with tapas.



Grape Type:
Tempranillo (Rioja)
Bottle Size:
Wine Style:
Soft and Juicy Reds
At its best:
Now - End 2017
Wine Strength
Victor Porter

Winemaker: Victor Porter

Winery: Bodega La Vina-Anecoop

Country: Spain

"After some years travelling around the world I think that finally I have found one of the most interesting places to make my wines, a place that has a perfect combination between tradition (wine has been done in the area since III B.C) and modernity (here in the area I have the most modern technology and most open-minded producers I have ever worked with). I really hope you will enjoy my Valencian wines as much as I have enjoyed making them...

"...In this wine, I have tried to combine the tradition of the Gran Reservas from Rioja with the modernity and cheery character of the Mediterranean people. So in this wine I have combined the spicy notes of the barriques with the typical cinnamon and forest fruit flavours of the Tempranillo grapes, making a complex but soft and easy to drink Gran Reserva wine." - Victor Porter, Winemaker

Rate this wine:

Please log in or register to submit a product rating.

Customer Comments:

Loading ratings...

If you like this wine, you'll love these...

Ja! by Tinedo 2013

Ja! By Tinedo Spanish Red Wine

Type: Tempranillo (Rioja)

Quite why this wine is called "Ja!", we don't know. What we do know is that this radical Spanish cracker is the product of free-minded people, who know how to make wine.

4.1-star rating by 14 people: — See more

£9.99 a bottle
Qty: bottle(s)
Only 2 bottle(s) left

Castillo de Anna Gran Reserva 2008

Castillo de Anna Gran Reserva Spanish Red Wine

Type: Tempranillo (Rioja)

This Reserva has all the soft, toasty, complex fruit flavours that only so many years aging can bring. There's a lift and vivacity to its portly frame. With a dark berry-soaked core and touch of spice, you won't find a better partner to roast lamb.

3.9-star rating by 2730 people: — See more

£8.99 a bottle
Qty: bottle(s)

Fromm La Strada Pinot Noir 2012

Fromm La Strada Pinot Noir New Zealand Red Wine

Type: Pinot Noir

A classic vintage gives this Pinot Noir its elegant and refined taste that will be a sure fire hit alongside grilled salmon or tuna. The 'Fromm signature' has been given a New World feel from William Hoare's winemaking expertise.

4.4-star rating by 35 people: — See more

£19.99 a bottle
Qty: bottle(s)
£8.99 a bottle
Qty: bottle(s)

Rated 4.0 / 5 Stars

Rated by 1900 people

Rate this Wine

Loading ratings...