Original
50 Ratings
Bodegas Vega-Sicilia Valbuena 5° Ribera del Duero

Wine Details

Varietal

Tempranillo

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) Another 8 months in bottle seems to have resulted in a more expansive bouquet with notes of wood smoke, pencil lead, lavender, Asian spices, black cherry and blackberry. Rich, voluptuous, and lengthy on the palate, it is hard to resist now, but will continue to blossom for several more years and drink well through 2026.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/90