White Wine Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2019
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The grapes come from estate-owned vineyards with soils composed mainly of clay and limestone.
Crafted by Bodegas Muga, after a meticulous harvest the fruit was macerated for a period of 8 hours. Then Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2019 was fermented in new French oak barrels.
Finally, this white wine from La Rioja was aged on its lees in those same barrels for a period of 3 months prior to its bottling.
The white wine Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica has a very bright, straw-yellow colour with some golden tinges.
Quite rich, this white wine by Bodegas Muga smells of yellow apples, ripe peaches, white flowers, fresh herbs and apricots, nuanced with subtle hints of vanilla and toast.
The entrance of this white wine aged in oak is fresh and lively, showing a yummy, creamy texture. The acidity of this white wine from La Rioja enlivens the passage through the palate, while a slightly bitter note adds a note of complexity. Flavours of pastry, butter, ripe white fruit and spices. This wine of Bodega Muga has a long, delicately mineral finish.
|Our personal opinion||
Bold and expressive, Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2019 is perfect for those who like well-structured, yet smooth white wines.
Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2018:
Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2017:
Enterwine 91. Peñín 90. Tim Atkin 90.
Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2016:
Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2015:
Blend of Viura 90% and Malvasía 10%. Parker 90. Enterwine 90.
Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2014:
Blend of Viura 80% and Malvasía 20%. Peñín 89.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Type of ageing||Months in French oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||3|
|Percentage of variety||Viura 90%, Malvasía y Garnacha Blanca 10%.|
|Pairings||Aged cheeses, Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Cod, Grilled fish, Majorcan cuisine, Oysters, Pickles, Rice with fish, Risotto, Roasted fish, Roasted white meats, Sheep´s cheese|
|Taste||Complex and Elegant, Fruity and Fresh, Light, easy to drink, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Aperitif, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner|