7 Cepas en Rama Albariño 2018, Rias Baixas
Bodegas Carballal, Rias Baixas
Carballal is the second-generation family run winery. Their father, Benito Vázquez, was one of the promoters for the Appelation of the Rías Baixas back in the 1970’s. The winery is Located in Salnés Valley, Cambados town, sub-region of Rías Baixas. The climate in Rias Baixas is Atlantic, but in summer time Salnés has a micro climate similar to the Mediterranean, which is excellent for the maturation period of the grapes. The grapes are grown in two different estates, in total of 7 hectares of old vines, planted in 1978. Juan Carlos, the winemaker, focuses his work at the vineyard, environmentally friendly and bringing into the bottle the flavours of this Atlantic climate land. He works with organic methods in the vineyard.
|Region||Rias Baixas, Spain|
|Fermentation process||Spontaneous fermentation with indigenous yeast in inox tank|
|Tasting Notes||Peach citrus and lemon aftertaste. For those who are looking for more intensity Albariño.|
|Category||Natural, Organic, Vegan|
|Grape varieties||Alvarinho / Albarino|