Rectoral do Umia

Calazul
Winery: Rectoral do Umia
Vintage: 2014
Winemaker: Carlos Blanco
Type of Wine: White
Bottles Produced: 100,000
Region: DO Rías Baixas
Composition: 100% Albariño
SRP: $15
Wine Description
This wine shows the full potential of Albariño grapes.
Tasting Notes
Lemon-green color with golden hues, this clear and bright wine has intense fruit flavors highlighting pear, apple and peach. On the palate it shows an integrated acidity throughout, and very balanced. The freshness of apples and pears is balanced by the smoothness of stone fruit, which gives the whole great harmony, releasing crisp sensations and finishing fresh and clean.
Pairing(s): Cheese
Vineyards
Vineyard Size: 135 hectares
Soil Composition: 50% granitic, 25% clay, 25% sandy
Training Method: 6.500 Kg/Ha in trellised vines; 9.000 kg/Ha in pergolas.
Winemaking & Aging
Fermentation: In vats of 60.000 liters of stainless steel to temp. between 14 and 16 ° C for 15 days.
Analytical Data
Alcohol: 12.5 %
pH Level: 3.45
Residual Sugar (g/l): 3.5
Acidity (g/l): 6
Dry Extract (g/l): 23.2