White Wine Dominio de Tares Godello 2018
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This varietal Spanish white wine is made from 20-year-old vines grown in clay-limestone and slate soils, located at altitudes between 400 and 900 metres above sea level.
Harvested by hand in little boxes, the selected grapes were fermented for 30 days in French oak barrels from Allier.
After that, they were aged on its lees for a period of 6 months with periodic stirrings.
Finally, this white wine fermented in oak from Dominio de Tares was aged for a further 3 months in the bottle before its release.
It is advisable to drink Dominio de Tares Godello 2018 at a temperature of 10-12ºC.
The white wine Dominio de Tares Godello has a clean, bright yellow colour with some golden tinges.
The nose of this white wine from Dominio de Tares conveys some deep mineral nuances, alongside aromas of underbrush, white fruit, orange peel and bitter almonds. On the background, a layer of toast, toffee and dry fruit.
Bold and expansive, this single varietal Godello from El Bierzo has some mild tannins and a well-balanced acidity. Rich and intrincate, it is reminiscent of baked apples, aniseed, fennel, dry earth, marzipan and citrus. Long, slightly bitter finish.
|Our personal opinion||
Complex and characteristic, Dominio de Tares Godello 2018 shows the remarkable qualities of the Godello grape. Pair with baked fish dishes or a platter of creamy cheeses.
Dominio de Tares Godello 2017:
Enterwine 91. Parker 90.
Dominio de Tares Godello 2016:
Parker 90. Enterwine 92.
Dominio de Tares Godello 2015:
Dominio de Tares Godello 2014:
Enterwine 92. Parker 90. Peñín 90.
Dominio de Tares Godello 2013:
Dominio de Tares Godello 2012:
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Ageing||Fermented in Barrel|
|Type of ageing||Months in French oak barrels from Allier|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||6|
|Pairings||Aged cheeses, Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Birds, Boullabaise, Cod, Curred fish, Goat cheese, Majorcan cuisine, Oriental cuisine, Poultry, Roasted white meats, Smoked foods, Soup and rice, Stew|
|Taste||Complex and Elegant, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Because you can, Business dinner, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement|