1988 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año

Vega Sicilia (Ribera del Duero)

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Vega Sicilia is the maker of this 1988 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año ($224.02), a red wine from Ribera del Duero with a blend based on tempranillo, merlot, malbec and cabernet sauvignon of 1988 and has an alcoholic strength of 13%. The 1988 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año is the ideal red to combine with foie and hard cheese. Uvinum users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points and obtained the following scores: wine spectator: 90.

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1988 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año (Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Merlot and Tempranillo)

TASTING NOTES OF 1988 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año:
- View: ruby ​​red, garnet reflections, medium-high layer.
- Nose: intense, spicy background on many fruit, black pepper, aromatic herbs and nutmeg.
- Mouth: notes of minerality and complexity very good, tasty, firm, fine tannins. elegant and very long finish.

APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.

GRAPES: Tinta del Pais and Merlot.

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%

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...

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4/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5 Año Año 1988

Vega Sicilia became a part of the Alvarez family life in 1982. Since then it has been producing a solid growth, constant, with the incorporation of wines from different wine regions, new approach to consumers around the world and established the foundation for a promising and successful future....
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2012

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4.5/5

black fruit, laurel, cocoa, round, elegant, long. 95 points
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2010

Nico Bour
Nico Bour

5/5

Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2010 - grandioso vino
I was lucky last week at a dinner to enjoy this piece of wine! Thanks Paul;)) We let oxygenate few minutes (cost endure) and the truth is that this is tremendous Ribera del Duero. Elegant, intense...
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2009

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4.5/5

Blueberries, laurel, chocolate, meaty, balanced, long. 95 points
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2008

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4/5

Moras, laurel, chocolate, tasty, long.
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Reviews about Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2006

Juan Manuel Gonzalvo
Juan Manuel Gonzalvo

4.5/5

 Black pepper, chocolate, complete, tasty. A wine estate, a luxury wine
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