White Wine Casa Monte Pío Ledes Albariño 2017
White wine from Rías Baixas. Varietal Albariño aged for 12 months on lees in diposits.
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A varietal Albariño, Casa Monte Pío Ledes Alabriño is produced from vineyards situated in the vicinity of Ribadumia, a village in DO Rías Baixas. The vines grow in soils composed of sand and granite, in an area with a humid maritime climate.
The grapes were picked by hand and meticulously selected. Once in the facilities of bodega Casa Monte Pío, they were destemmed, gently pressed and macerated for 6 to 8 years. After that, this Spanish white wine was drawn-off by gravity and spontaneously fermented under controlled temperature.
Subsequently, the white wine Casa Monte Pío Ledes Albariño 2017 was aged on lees for 12 months with periodic stirrings.
This varietal white wine from Rías Baixas was fined before bottling.
Gentle and smooth, this white wine aged on lees will pair excellently with shrimp and creamy cheeses.
The white wine Casa Monte Pío Ledes Albariño is medium straw with some golden glints.
Expressive and characterful, this varietal Albariño brings aromas of exotic fruit, ripe pears and Granny Smith apples, with hints of jasmine, citrus peel and some mineral undertones.
This wine of bodegas Casa Monte Pío is certainly structured, but not heavy. It has a zesty acidity, with intense mineral suggestions and subtle remembrances of flowers. Long finish, leaving a salty and gently bitter aftertaste.
|Our personal opinion||
Textured and vibrant, the white wine Casa Monte Pío Ledes Albariño 2017 is a excellent Albariño from Rías Baixas.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Type of ageing||Months mixing in stainless steel|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||12|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, bluefish, Curred fish, Fish and gravey, Grilled fish, Grilled whitefish, Oysters, Rice with fish, Roasted fish, Smoked foods, Soft pasta cheese, Sushi, Whitefish salads|
|Taste||Complex and Elegant, Dry and full bodied, Fruity and Fresh|
|Occasion||Aperitif, Because you deserve it, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement|