Vega-Sicilia Único Reserva Especial R19 (2019 release)

  • Varieties: Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot.

    Appearance: Clear. Garnet.

    Nose: Clean. Pronounced tobacco, cedar wood & blackberries aromas.

    Palate: Dry. Medium-bodied & finely textured with ripe fruit flavors and well-integrated oak.

    Vinification: From thoroughly selected grapes that are de-stemmed & macerated in temperature control then fermented in either stainless steel or oak, depending on the varietal. This is a multi-vintage blend; a mixture of wines from the best harvest. Aged uniquely long; aging occurs in large wooden tanks for 2 years, then in new oak for 18 months & used barrels for 30.

    Recommended Food Pairing: Lamb stew.