Vega Sicilia (Ribera del Duero)
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Technical sheet · Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año
|Type Of Wine:||red wine|
|Vintage:||2001 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Ribera del Duero (Castilla y León,Spain)|
|Volume:||75 cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Tempranillo, Tinto Fino|
|Pairing:||MeatRiceDuckAppetizersBraised BeefRed meatGrilled meatsGrilled foieSoups and stewsBrothHam and sausagesCheesePâté or foie grasHard cheeseFoie|
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2001 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Tempranillo and Tinto Fino)
TASTING NOTES OF Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año 2001:
- View: cherry red, purple hues.
- Nose: explosion of fruit and oak.
- Mouth: velvety tannins.
APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.
VINEYARD: Bodegas Vega Sicilia
GRAPES: Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.
WINE PAIRING: soups and stews, poultry, grilled meats, foie, rice, red meat, lamb.
TEMPERATURE: 16-18 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%
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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Experts · 2001 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año
Robert Parker: 93/100 (2001 Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5º Año -179133)The Valbuena offering is a brilliant introduction to the winery. The 2001 is especially good because all of the wine normally reserved for Unico went into this bottling. It has a similar personality to the 2002 but with more of everything as if it has been on an extended workout regimen. Youthful in appearance and with classic aromatics, it has the extract and the structure to blossom for 6-8 years and drink well for another 20.
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Posted on 05/05/17 at 04.42
Alcohol: 14, 0
Contents: 0, 75 l
The property was once known as "Pagos de la Vega de Santa Cecilia", then become Vega Sicilia. It is located in the heart of Old Castile, in the famous wine region of Ribera del Duero. The vineyards are located...
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