Vega Sicilia Unico Reserva Especial 2013 Release

$514.99

SKU 27141

750ml

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This wine has no vintage, as it blends harvests, and is representative of the more stable concept of Vega Sicilia. With this wine, the winery seeks to continue a very old Spanish custom and bring together the balance of different vintages. Traditionally in Spain, the few wineries that bottled their wines (most sold their wines from the cask) made two types of wine with each harvest: that of the current year, and another wine without a specific harvest, which was called "Reserva Especial". It was a blend of wines from the best harvests, which came to be the most representative wine of the winery.
Category Wine
Varietal
Country Spain
Region Ribera del Duero
Brand Vega Sicilia
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Wine AdvocateThe 2013 Release (I could write the same note for all three wines) has a beautifully complex bouquet, a silky-smooth texture, elegance, and a long, pure finish. It should drink well for another 25 years.

Jay Miller, June 2010