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Vega Sicilia Unico 2010

75cl

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Vega Sicilia Unico 2010

£384.13
£384.13
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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2010 Other vintages
Appellation:Ribera del Duero (Castilla y León, Spain)
Winery: Vega Sicilia
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Tinto Fino
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14.5%
Tim Atkin Score: 100
James Suckling Score: 99
From Vega Sicilia (Ribera del Duero), we received this Vega Sicilia Unico 2010 (£384.13), a red wine that contains tinto fino and cabernet sauvignon of 2010 and comes with an alcohol content of 14.5%. The Vega Sicilia Unico 2010 is the ideal red to combine with ragout and lamb.

Description of Vega Sicilia Unico 2010

Vega Sicilia Unico 2010 (Cabernet Sauvignon and Tinto Fino)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: cherry red color with ruby ​​highlights.
  • Nose: aromas of macerated fruit, compote, eucalyptus and menthol characteristic of the terroir of Vega Sicilia. Of great complexity.
  • Mouth: A subtle beginning leads to a mouth with opulent without being aggressive. End of mouth characterized by great aromatic persistence.

APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero (Castilla y Leon, Spain).

VINEYARD: Vega Sicilia.

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon and Tinto Fina.

AGEING: After finishing the fermentation process was stopped for 22 months in wooden vats, then 22 months in new oak barrels, 28 months in oak envinada, and finally 24 months in wooden vats high capacity.

PREPARATION: For the production of this wine are used 40 of the 1000 hectares that has this vineyard. With a minimum of 10 years between wood and bottle, being thus one of the longest in the world. French and American wood is used.

WINE PAIRING: Perfect accompaniment to fine and tasty meats, like a civet of venison, beef, poultry, pork and lamb oven grilled.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 18 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14%

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Consumption temp.

17-18ºC

The Winery

Vega Sicilia

Vega Sicilia

Vega Sicilia winery is probably the most recognized Spanish wine-growing estate on international level. It was founded by Eloy Lecanda in 1864. During its nearly 150 years of history, the owners of the winery changed but the wines always have kept their personality: concentrated, genres and very elegant. Vega Sicilia currently belongs to Alvarez Mezquíriz who bought it in 1982, looking to be at the forefront regarding the latest innovations in the process of growing, winemaking and expanding the vineyard area.

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4/5

High quality wine
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4/5

This harmonious red is balanced and deep, offering ripe plum and currant flavors, with black pepper, tobacco, licorice and mineral accents. Delivers plenty of structure, with well-integrated tannins and lively acidity. The wine remains graceful through the long, spicy finish.
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5/5

A very large in Spain. Magnificent !
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