Finca Casa Balaguer 2021 'Tragolargo' Orange Wine, Alicante DO
Item Number: 17118
Sub Region: Valencia
Appellation/AVA: Alicante DO
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 70% Moscatel de Alexandria / 30% Malvasia
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Limestone, sand with salt deposits, and chalk
Case Production: 1,500
Vines: Organically (with some biodynamic practices) farmed grapes grapes from 2 plots over sandy saline soils. The 70% Moscatel de Alexandria comes from Salinas de la Mata Natural Park in Torrevieja and 30% Malvasia comes from the Puerto de la Harina Estate.
Vinification: Manually harvested in July/August, further table selection, indigenous yeast fermentation in stainless steel with 30-days skin contact. Aged on the lees for several months after harvest in the same tanks, before being bottled unfined, unfiltered, and zero SO2.