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Vega Sicilia Valbuena 5

Valbuena 5

The 2016 Valbuena was produced with a blend of 94% Tinto Fino (Tempranillo) and 6% Merlot from 140 hectares dedicated to this wine. It fermented with indigenous yeasts, and the first year it matured in barrels (75% French, 25% American) and the second year in large oak vats. This is again a floral and elegant vintage of Valbuena, very much in line with what has happened in the best vintages since 2010. 2016 is going to be a wine that the public is going to like; it has an extroverted personality and is perfumed and generous, juicy and tasty and nicely textured, with fine-grained tannins and very focused and clean flavors. 2016 was a year of very good freshness in Ribera del Duero, a year they like even better than 2018. (96pts, Luis Gutierrez, RobertParker.com

£159.95

Quantity Available: 7

Product Code: S10576

Country
Spain
Region
Ribera del Duero
Vintage
2016
Bottle Size
75cl
Closure Type
natural cork
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