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Vega Sicilia 'Unico' 1995 (12 BT)

In Bond Available Duty Paid

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 4,000 GBP

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Vega Sicilia 'Unico' 1995 (12 BT)

Vega Sicilia 'Unico' 1995 (12 BT)

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 4,000 GBP

Bid:

3,200

GBP

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Vega Sicilia 'Unico' 1995

Ribera del Duero, DO

Excellent levels, 6 labels very slightly soiled

85% Tinto Fino, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon. This is the vintage between the stand-out 1994 and 1996, but it is a worthy rival. Amazing, complex bouquet. Irony, inky, elegant and beautiful on the palate, with a fascinating minty sleekness. In 2013, a bouquet of immense breed and refinement and such a taste of coffee liqueur. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 97

12 bts (owc)


Provenance:

 

A WIDE-RANGING AND ECLECTIC CELLAR, SPANNING FIRST GROWTH BORDEAUX, CHILEAN OFFERINGS FROM THE MAIPO VALLEY, CHAMPAGNE, ENGLISH FIZZ, LARGE FORMAT SUPER-TUSCANS, AND A SMATTERING OF SAUTERNES. MUCH OF THIS WONDERFULLY CURATED COLLECTION WAS ACQUIRED DIRECTLY FROM SOTHEBY’S AND THE REST FROM TWO HIGHLY REPUTABLE UK MERCHANTS. IT HAS BEEN HELD IN TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED STORAGE AND CAREFULLY HANDLED SINCE PURCHASE, AS REFLECTED IN THE COLLECTIONS EXCELLENT CONDITION.

 

LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid

 

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