White Wine Valdesil Godello sobre lías 2018

White wine from Valdeorras (Galicia) made from Godello and aged for 6 months on its lees.
On lees. 6 Months mixing in stainless steel
Percentage of Alcohol: 14.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Valdeorras
Mono-variety: Godello
Wineries: Bodega Valdesil
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Availability: In stock

€14.00
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Coming from 30 to 50-year-old vineyards, Valdesil Godello sobre lías is single a varietal Spanish white wine belonging to the Valdeorras DO.

The Godello vines are scattered over 22 plots composed of slate soils and with different sun orientations.

Each plot was harvested at dusk and then vinified according to its special characteristics. First the grapes were brought to the cellar, destemmed and cold-soaked for 6 hours.

Then this varietal Godello was fermented in stainless steel tanks using only indigenous yeasts. After that, this white wine from Valdeorras crafted by Bodega Valdesil was aged for 6 months on its lees with periodic stirrings.

Drink Valdesil Godello sobre lías 2018 over the next 5 years.

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Appearance

The white wine Valdesil Godello sobre lías has a straw-yellow colour with greenish tinges.

Nose

Elegant notions of white flowers, green apples and fennel clearly stand out. As this Godello white wine opens, it suggests aromas of herbs, pomelo and wet earth.

Palate

On the palate, the olfactory notes of this white wine from Valdeorras are enriched with hints of almonds, lemon peel and some mineral undertones. This wine by Bodega Valdesil has a lush texture, with a good volume and a crisp, zesty touch. Good acidity and medium-long finish. Very interesting.

Our personal opinion

Increasingly praised by many important wine critics, the Godello wines are finally getting the recognition they deserve. Just pair this Valdesil Godello sobre lías 2018 with Japanese food and you'll understand why.

OTHER VINTAGES

Valdesil Godello sobre Lías 2016:

Enterwine 93.

Valdesil Godello sobre Lías 2015:

Enterwine 92.

Valdesil Godello sobre Lías 2014:

Enterwine 91. Parker 90. Peñín 92.

Year 2018
Type White
D.O. Valdeorras
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 8-10ºC
Ageing On lees
Type of ageing Months mixing in stainless steel
Number of months aged in Barrels 6
Enterwine's Score 93
Media rating 93
Mono-Varietal Godello
Pairings Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Rice with fish, Roasted fish, Soft pasta cheese, Sushi
Taste Fresh and dry, Silky and intense
Occasion Aperitif, Appetizer, Business dinner, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner
Reviews
3 Reviews
Sur lie
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Nice!! Smooth and flinty, with a zesty and tropical tang
Review by (Posted on 25 June 2019)
godello sur lie
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Nice Godello with the exact mixture of creaminess, freshness and grip.
Review by (Posted on 5 July 2018)
godelo lias
Value
Leesy, creamy, medium-bodied, with a note of lime, earth and mineral. Very pleasant.
Review by (Posted on 2 November 2017)
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