The terroir of Rioja, the famous wine region of the Basque Country, is unique and inimitable, as well as the wines created here from grapes that concentrate in their berries splendid aromas. Bodegas Benjamin De Rothschild - Vega Sicilia Macán Clásico Rioja is an expression of the modern vision of the region, where Tempranillo grapes harvested by hand from 40-year-old vines give their best. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel, with part of the malolactic fermentation in oak, and the maturation takes place in French oak barrels for the first and second use, depending on the harvest year, for a period of 12-14 months, culminating in a aging in glass for more than 18 months.
Bodegas Benjamin De Rothschild - Vega Sicilia Macán Clásico Rioja thus becomes fresh, intensely fragrant and full of fruit, qualities appreciated with 93+ Parker Points and 93 James Suckling Points.
Enjoy it with tapas, artisanal sausages or steak tartare, at an ideal temperature of 18 degrees Celsius. Bodegas Benjamin De Rothschild - Vega Sicilia Macán Clásico Rioja has an aging potential of 10-15 years, in optimal storage conditions.
Smell: Elegant bouquet that brings to the fore the scent of red fruit, cinnamon and vanilla.
Taste: Fresh, elegant aromas with an emphasis on slightly spicy plums and sweet tannins, leading to a long, vibrant finish.
Color: Intense red-purple.