2016 Alión

Bodegas Alión (Ribera del Duero)

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Bodegas Alión is the maker of this 2016 Alión ($800.77), a red wine from Ribera del Duero from 2016 and has an alcoholic strength of 14%. Uvinum users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Alión

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
Appellation:Ribera del Duero (Castilla y León,Spain)
Winery: Bodegas Alión
Volume: 75 cl
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%

Description · Bodegas Alión

2016 Alión

TASTING NOTES:
- View: dark ruby ​​color with purple trim.
- Nose: Aromas of red fruits, spices, dried fruit and toasted wood.
- Mouth: Round Body, full, complex, elegant tannins. It has flavors of red fruits, spices and toasted wood tones. long, dry finish.

APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.
VINEYARD: Vega Sicilia.
GRAPES: Tempranillo.

AGEING: 20 months in French oak barrels, followed by 15 months in bottle.
DEVELOPMENT: The grapes are harvested by hand and taken to the winery in small wooden boxes. The wine is fermented in small oak barrels for a period of 14 weeks at controlled temperatures. The wine is allowed to stand to get their best taste and aromatic characteristics.

PAIRING: Red meats, game meats, roasts, snacks, aged cheeses, chocolates.
TEMPERATURE: 15-18 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%

Bodegas Alión

Bodegas Alion, with this new challenge, the Alvarez family wanted to demonstrate that the legendary winery could make modern wines according to tendencies in the 21st century. Elegant and modern as Ribera del Duero can be. The Alión story began in 1986, when the Álvarez family decided to...

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Highlighted review about 2016 Alión

Posted on at 04.45

4/5

Bodegas Alión Ribera del Duero 2016

A bright deep red color with streaks of violet. Full and elegant on the nose, with a wide range of aromas, such as vanilla, ripe fruits, compote and syrups. The palate is opulent and elegant with harmonious tannins providing a subtle backbone to the wine; great aromatic persistence in the mouth....
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Posted on at 20.04

4/5

6 X Bodegas Alión Ribera del Duero 2016

Amazing cherry colour. This wine from Bodegas Alión smells like red fruit compote.It reminded me of licorice.
I think the best pairing would be with meat.
Perfect wine to share with friends.
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Alión 2012

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4.5/5

Raspberry, cocoa, licorice, tasty, balanced, long. 93 points
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Reviews about Alión 2011

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4/5

Blueberry, cocoa, licorice, tasty, round, deep. 93 points
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Elisabeth Banyols
Elisabeth Banyols

3/5

A powerful wine, structured and serious. The Vega Sicilia eonologue of this wine works like any other, with passion and expertise. A wine that has become one of the great wines of Spain in a very...
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Reviews about Alión 2009

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4/5

Plums, black pepper, expressive, elegant.
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Reviews about Alión 2008

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4/5

Plums, licorice, cocoa, concentrated, powerful. 92 points
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