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2017 Rothschild Vega Sicilia Macan Clasico Rioja

2017 Rothschild Vega Sicilia Macan Clasico Rioja

€64.95
 
Grapes 100% Tempranillo. Region Ribera del Duero Producer In the Benjamin de Rothschild and Vega Sicilia winery is born one of the most desirable monovarietal of the Rioja region. Both firms share the idea of making great wines in La Rioja. After 5 years of terroir evaluation and acquisition of 92 ha of vineyard, the project takes shape in 2009 with the first vintages Macan and Macan Clasico. Tasting Notes “This wine is clean, modern and balanced, with integrated oak and the classical berry flavors with a spicy twist. The palate is medium to full-bodied, with some grainy tannin and enough elegance to counterbalance the natural power. I would say it's a very successful 2015, a vintage that is over-delivering in many cases. It was bottled in May 2017. Luis Gutierrez, WA. Aging Potential 2019-2024 Scores and Awards 93 - 100 Robert Parker
  • Body
    Full
  • Country
    Spain
  • Region
    Rioja
  • Colour/Style
    Red
  • Grape Variety
    Tempranillo

Description

Grapes 100% Tempranillo. Region Ribera del Duero Producer In the Benjamin de Rothschild and Vega Sicilia winery is born one of the most desirable monovarietal of the Rioja region. Both firms share the idea of making great wines in La Rioja. After 5 years of terroir evaluation and acquisition of 92 ha of vineyard, the project takes shape in 2009 with the first vintages Macan and Macan Clasico. Tasting Notes “This wine is clean, modern and balanced, with integrated oak and the classical berry flavors with a spicy twist. The palate is medium to full-bodied, with some grainy tannin and enough elegance to counterbalance the natural power. I would say it's a very successful 2015, a vintage that is over-delivering in many cases. It was bottled in May 2017. Luis Gutierrez, WA. Aging Potential 2019-2024 Scores and Awards 93 - 100 Robert Parker

Details

Food Pairing Poultry, Large game, Steak tartare, Roasts
ABV 14,5%
Categories Wine, Spain, Rioja, Tempranillo, Red Wine, Spain, Tempranillo

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