Pazo do Mar 2018 'Castelo do Mar' Albarino, Rias Biaxas DO
Item Number: 13103
Sub Region: Galicia
Appellation/AVA: Rias Baixas DO
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Albariño
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Closure: Screw Cap
Alc by Vol(%): 13
Soil Type: Granite
Elevation: 150 meters above sea level
Vineyard Information: Castelo do Mar is produced from a single vineyard located in Rías Baixas. The vineyard is 15 hectares in size. The Albariño vines are around 20 years old. Yields are kept low to achieve the best expression of this legendary grape. Harvest is manual.
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are immediately destemmed and pressed upon arrival into the winery. Fermentation takes place in temperature-controlled, stainless steel tanks with indigenous yeast. Malolactic fermentation does not occur. It is fined and filtered before bottling.