Igrexario de Saiar

Winery:

Benito Santos

Vintage:

2014

Winemaker:

Jose Antonio Porto

Type of Wine:

White

Bottles Produced:

120,000

Region:

DO Rías Baixas - Val do Salnés

Composition:

100%Albariño Grape

MSRP:

$16.95

Description:

Maritime breezes mingle with the fruity aromas and a definitive floral component gently rises and captivates the imagination.  The flavors are pure, clean and linger long after swallowing; allowing you to stare blissfully at the ocean in your real or imaginary deck chair and savor the experience before taking another sip. Simply brilliant.

Tasting Notes:

Appearance: Pale straw color with hints of green

Nose: Great varietal intensity. Harmonious and elegant tropical fruits, stone (apricot and peach) and citrus fruits, with hints of fresh grass and hay.

Palate: Fresh and full-bodied on the palate. Powerful and balanced aftertaste.

Notes for Consumers

Optimal Serving Temperature:

10°F

Pairing(s):

chicken

Vineyards

Vineyard Size:

9

Soil Composition:

Granitic sandy-clay

Training Method:

Pergola

Elevation:

1

Harvest Date:

16/09/2014

Winemaking & Aging

Fermentation:

Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks with temperature monitoring

Ageing (sur Lie):

3 months

Analytical Data

Alcohol:

12.5

pH Level:

3.25

Residual Sugar (g/l):

1.6

Acidity (g/l):

6.6