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Alion by Vega Sicilia 2013 Tempranillo

Alion by Vega Sicilia 2014 Tempranillo

$456.00

Ribera del Duero Spain
Wine Advocate 94 Rating
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2014 is a better vintage in Ribera del Duero than in Rioja, and the 2014 AliĆ³n shows it. Sourced from 130 hectares of Tinto Fino (Tempranillo) in Ribera del Duero and possibly the most modern of the Vega Sicilia Group wines, it’s silky, voluptuous, jammy, ripe and generous without being too much. The grapes fermented with indigenous yeasts in oak vats, and the wine matured in new and second use French barriques for 12 to 14 months. It’s quite ripe and powerful yet balanced and with great freshness. The palate is medium to full-bodied with lots of fruit, juicy and showy, modern without excess. 284,284 bottles along with 6,500 magnums and some larger formats were produced. You might want to give it some more time in bottle. It was bottled in June 2016. SWS

Buy this one by the 6pk for $76.00 per bottle

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