White Wine Casal de Armán 2017
White wine from Ribeiro. Treixadura, Albariño & Godello aged for 9 months on lees.
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Grown in granitic and slate soils, the grapes were carefully harvested, destemmed and gently crushed with a pneumatic press in order to enhance the extraction of aromas and colour.
Subsequently, this Spanish white wine crafted by the Casal de Armán winery was fermented at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tank for about 3 weeks.
Finally, Casal de Armán 2017 was aged for 9 months on its lees to bring it roundness and creaminess.
Decant this white wine from Ribeiro 30 minutes before drinking.
The wine Casal de Armán has a straw-yellow colour with greenish tinges.
Intense notes of white flowers, fennel and ripe white fruit, with all the expressiveness of Ribeiro. This white wine aged on lees also suggests some hints of peach, lychee and spring water.
This blend of indigenous grapes is a mixture of exotic fruit, eucalyptus, jasmine and hints of pine needles. This wine by Casal de Armán has a fresh acidity, a clean body and a long, fruity finish.
|Our personal opinion||
With excellent balance and definition, Casal de Armán 2017 is a real treat from Galicia.
Casal de Armán 2016:
Casal de Armán 2015:
Enterwine 93. Peñín 91.
Casal de Armán 2014;
Gold Medal-Galician Wine Guide 2016. Silver Medal-MUNDUS vini 2015.
Bronze Medal-International Wine Challenge 2016.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||30 minutes before serving|
|Type of ageing||Months mixing in stainless steel|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||9|
|Percentage of variety||Treixadura 90%, Godello 5%, Albariño 5%.|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Curred fish, Oriental cuisine, Rice with fish, Roasted fish, Soft pasta cheese, Sushi, Whitefish salads|
|Taste||Dry and aromatic, Silky and intense|
|Occasion||Aperitif, Appetizer, Business dinner, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues, Romantic Dinner|