TASTING INTERVIEW – NEW RELEASES FROM VEGA SICILIA WITH GONZALO ITURRIAGA AND PABLO ALVAREZ

Learn more about Vega Sicilia's 2017 and 2018 vintages in James' conversation with the CEO and head winemaker of the Spanish estate. The post TASTING INTERVIEW – NEW RELEASES FROM VEGA SICILIA WITH GONZALO ITURRIAGA AND PABLO ALVAREZ appeared first on JamesSuckling.com.

TASTING INTERVIEW – NEW RELEASES FROM VEGA SICILIA WITH GONZALO ITURRIAGA AND PABLO ALVAREZ

In this tasting of the 2017 and 2018 releases of Spanish winery Vega Sicilia, James speaks with head winemaker Gonzalo Iturriaga and Pablo Alvarez, the owner and CEO.

Gonzalo explains that 2017 was one of the more challenging vintages recently, due to the incredibly hot weather that they experienced in Toro, Spain, but that the 2018 vintage is “more elegantly balanced,” which is why he favors the latter vintage. Check out the video to hear their opinions on the current winemaking trends in Spain and to learn more about Vega Sicilia’s latest releases.

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