Sílice 2017

Young red Crianza wine Sílice Viticultores Wines without GI (Spain) Mencia, Brancellao, Merenzao y Alicante Bouschet 90+ Parker Price: 15.85 € VAT incl. 0.75 L bottle
5 in stock
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15.85 € 0.75 L bottle

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Details for Sílice 2017

Type:
Young red Crianza wine
Producer:
Sílice Viticultores
Wine region:
Wines without GI (Spain)
Grape varieties:
Mencia, Brancellao, Merenzao y Alicante Bouschet
Bottle:
0.75 L
Alcohol content:
12,5%

Sílice 2017
Front and back

Review:

Ribeira Sacra wines keep on conquering an increasingly broader range of consumers, with the region continuing to confirm its status as an exceptional Galician denomination. They have a very individual character, and they're authentic, honest, made in very low production runs, treated carefully, moderate on the alcohol, fresh, accessible... Try this Sílice and, despite the fact it doesn't fall within the denomination, you'll surely recognise its Sacra character straightaway!

Naturally, with a name like this we're expecting a mineral wine. So it is. Mineral but also smoky, and to such an extent that, tasted blind, we may wonder whether it's Sicilian or from the Canaries, as it reminds us of wines hailing from volcanic soils. Fresh, profound, with a very seductive vegetal Mencía note, luscious, and a complexity of aromas that goes way beyond: very fresh, ripe, juicy red fruit (lively and sparky), notes of roast meat, undergrowth, earth dampened after rain... This wine has "pedigree": an Atlantic terroir.

Sílice is profound and dark in colour, and dark and profound on the nose. Delicious on the palate. Absolutely Atlantic and definitely not lacking personality. Pleasant, juicy, intense, with a fantastic bitter-sweet balance, extremely easy and pleasurable to drink, with incredible persistence and totally alluring! We'll need to be on the lookout for any new wines these producers can offer us.

Food Pairing:
Red meats / grills / cured meat / semi-cured cheeses / beef / cooked sausages / ham / hearty dishes
Production:
Vinification material:
Wood
Ageing period:
9 months
Barrel age:
Used
Type of wood:
Oak
Tasting:
Colour:
Picota cherry red / clean / bright
Bouquet:
Elegant / fine / mineral / red fruit / smoky notes / undergrowth notes
Palate:
Medium-bodied / intense / velvety / mineral notes / balsamic notes / smoky notes
Recommendations:
Optimum serving temperature:
16ºC

Customer reviews of Sílice 2017

There are no reviews yet of Sílice 2017 but there are of other vintages:

Sílice 2015

2.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente2.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente2.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente2.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente2.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente
2.0 /5 (Based on 1 review)

Sílice 2014

1.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente1.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente1.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente1.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente1.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente
1.0 /5 (Based on 1 review)

Sílice Viticultores

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Wines without GI, Spain

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