Winery Vega Sicilia - Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten

Winery Vega Sicilia Unico Reserva Especial Edición

4.7
Note - 1 Note - 1 Note - 1 Note - 1 Note - 0.5
(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the world.
The Unico Reserva Especial Edición of Winery Vega Sicilia is a red wine from the region of Ribera del Duero in Castille-et-Léon.
This wine is composed of 100% of the grape variety Tempranillo.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with beef, game (deer, venison) or lamb.
The Unico Reserva Especial Edición of the Winery Vega Sicilia is in the top 5 of wines of Spain and in the top 5 of wines of Ribera del Duero.

Taste structure of the Unico Reserva Especial Edición from the Winery Vega Sicilia

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Unico Reserva Especial Edición of Winery Vega Sicilia in the region of Castille-et-Léon is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with oak taste

tobacco, oak

Wine with earth taste

leather, earthy

Wine with spices taste

licorice, pepper

Wine with microbio taste

cream, cheese

Wine with floral taste

violet, lavender

On the nose the Unico Reserva Especial Edición of Winery Vega Sicilia in the region of Castille-et-Léon often reveals types of flavors of cream, vegetal or caramel and sometimes also flavors of raisin, mint or prune.

Details and technical informations about Winery Vega Sicilia's Unico Reserva Especial Edición.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Tempranillo

The black Tempranillo is a grape variety native to Spain. It produces a variety of grape specially used for the elaboration of wine. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by medium-sized bunches and medium-sized grapes. The black Tempranillo can be found in several vineyards: South-West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Rhone valley, Provence & Corsica, Loire valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

Last vintages of this wine

Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2020
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2019
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2018
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2017
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2016
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2015
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Unico Reserva Especial Edici&oacuten - 2014
In the top 5 of of Ribera del Duero wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5

The best vintages of Unico Reserva Especial Edición from Winery Vega Sicilia are 2020, 2010, 1998, 1990 and 1985.

Informations about the Winery Vega Sicilia

The winery offers 6 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.7.
This winery is part of the Tempos Vega Sicilia.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Ribera del Duero in the region of Castille-et-Léon

The Winery Vega Sicilia is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 4 wines for sale in the of Ribera del Duero to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Castille-et-Léon
In the top 3 of of Spain wines
In the top 3 of of Ribera del Duero wines
In the top 15 of red wines
In the top 20 wines of the world

The wine region of Castille-et-Léon

Located in the northern half of the Central Iberian plateau, Castilla y León is the largest of Spain's 17 administrative regions, covering about one-fifth of the country's total area. It extends about 350 kilometres (220 miles) from central Spain to the northern coast. Just as wide, it connects the Rioja wine region to the Portuguese border. Red wines reign supreme in Castilla y León, and the Grape/tempranillo">Tempranillo grape is undoubtedly the king.


The wine region of Ribera del Duero

The wine region du Ribera del Duero is located in the region in Castille-et-Léon in Spain. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Vega Sicilia or the Domaine Vega Sicilia produce mainly wines red. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Ribera del Duero are Tempranillo, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Merlot, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Ribera del Duero often reveals types of flavors of cherry, mulberry or espresso and sometimes also flavors of black licorice, molasses or milk chocolate.

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