White Wine Castro Candaz La Vertical 2019

White wine from Ribeira Sacra. Varietal Godello fermented and aged in oak barrels.

Fermented in Barrel. Months in French oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 13.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Godello,
Wineries: Raúl Pérez
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Availability: In stock

€20.30
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A varietal Godello, Castro Candaz La Vertical is the result of a collaboration between world-class oenologist Raúl Peréz and his friend, also a first-rate winemaker, Rodrigo Méndez. Produced in the DO Ribeira Sacra, this Spanish white wine come from vines grown in steep clay-granite slopes.

Harvested by hand and selected on site, the grapes were fermented whole-bunch in oak barrels. After that, the white wine Castro Candaz La Vertical 2019 was aged for some months in the barrels before bottling

Excellenty without food, this white wine fermented in oak also pairs excellently with white meat recipes.

Very limited production. Grab one while you can!

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Appearance

The white wine Castro Candaz La Vertical is bright yellow with some golden glints. 

Nose

This appealing varietal Godello is citrusy and gently mineral, with hints of quince jelly, tropical fruit and bitter herbs and flowers. 

Palate

Smooth and lifted, with the captivating spontaneity which characterizes the wines of Raúl Pérez (this time with the aid of Rodrigo Méndez). Complex and intricate, with an excellent balanced between fruit and oak, and a long finish with a mineral note.

Our personal opinion

An endearing wine, Castro Candaz La Vertical 2019 proves that Ribeira Sacra, besides the well-known red wines, also produces top-notch white wines.

Year 2019
Type White
D.O. Ribeira Sacra
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 9-12ºC
Ageing Fermented in Barrel
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels
Enterwine's Score 94
Media rating 94
Mono-Varietal Godello
Pairings Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Blue cheeses, bluefish, Curred fish, Fish and gravey, Foie Gras, Full salads, Grilled whitefish, Pasta with fish, Rice with fish, Roasted fish, Smoked foods, Soup and rice, Stew, Whitefish salads
Taste Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Aperitif, Appetizer, Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues, Romantic Dinner
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