White Wine Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2020
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The grapes come from estate-owned vineyards with clay-limestone soils.
Made by Bodegas Muga, after a meticulous harvest the fruit was macerated for a period of 8 hours. Then Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2020 was fermented in new French oak barrels.
Finally, this white wine from La Rioja was aged on lees in the barrels for 3 months, with periodic stirrings. It was cold-stabilized before bottling.
Pair this white wine fermented in oak with creamy cheeses, white meat and fish recipes.
The white wine Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica is medium yellow with some golden tinges.
Quite rich, this blend of Viura, White Grenache and Malvasía smells of yellow apples, ripe peaches, white flowers, fresh herbs and apricots, nuanced with subtle hints of vanilla and toast.
This white wine from Bodegas Muga is smooth and creamy, with a palate-cleansing acidity and a slightly bitter note which enhances its complexity. Long finish with remembrances of fennel, peaches and smoke.
|Our personal opinion||Juicy and expressive, Muga Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2020 is perfect for those who like 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|