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1986 Unico

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1986 Unico from Vega Sicilia, Ribera del Duero

Year after year, Vega Sicilia has staked its claim amongst the world's most ambitious and dedicated vineyards. The 1986 Unico is a testament to this lofty reputation, encapsulating the sense of place and time in each sip. Borne out of an exceptional harvest in Ribera del Duero, this extraordinary vintage echoes the region's temperate terroir which has a profound impact on the concentration and depth of the wine's flavour.


Eloquence in a bottle, a gem for collectors

The 1986 Unico is not just wine, it's an investment par excellence. A combination of meticulous vinification techniques and thoughtful ageing renders this vintage an exhibit of the exponential potential inherent in the Nebbiolo grape variety.

This is one of those vintages that have evolved tremendously well over the years - it has matured, gained complexity yet remained fresh courtesy of the naturally high acidity. The discerning investors would undoubtedly appreciate its nuanced elegance, signalled by a multilayered bouquet of tobacco, red fruits and subtle hints of spice.


Harmony amidst contrasts: 1986 Unico

The weather conditions that shaped Ribera del Duero in 1986 were marked by distinct climatic contrasts which somehow played into the hands of the experienced viticulturists at Vega Sicilia. Amidst an unpredictable setting of prolonged winters and hot summers, an intimate drama was unfolding within each grape on the vine. The meticulous care ensured that every unforeseen challenge fortuitously bestowed upon the wine a fascinating complexity, adding immeasurable value to the investment equation for long-term holders.

The 1986 Unico weaves these contrasting elements together into a compelling experience of depth and elegance. The very taste of this wine is akin to a time capsule, embodying the tale of an exceptional vintage in Ribera del Duero's lineage.

Whether savoured at a momentous gathering or held for its appreciating value, the 1986 Unico from Vega Sicilia is an emblem of distinctive viticulture and remarkable ageing potential, a captivating investment proposition for the connoisseurs and investors alike.

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