Alión

  • Ribera del Duero, Spain

Alion is Vega Sicilia’s second project in Ribera del Duero.  There are 130 hectares of land divided into three large blocks, seventy of which are located on the Vega Sicilia estate itself: 30 hectares in the Padilla de Duero, and another 30 hectares in the nearby town of Pesquera de Duero.  Alion is the “younger sibling” to Vega Sicilia; made with the same elegance, but aged three years before release and meant to drink within the first 15-20 years, though there is no doubt that it can age longer.

 
Image Producer PRODUCT Description Country / Region

DB7657-18
Organic
DE:95 WA:95+ JS:96
Alión Ribera del Duero
2018
Tempranillo
ETA MAY 2022! The colder 2018 vintage produced an elegant and easy Alion, despite the big concentration. The wine was made in 80% new...
Spain