White Wine Venta d’Aubert Blanco 2017
Crianza white wine from Bajo Aragón. Blend of Chardonnay and White Grenache fermented and aged in French oak barrels.
Availability: In stock
A blend of Chardonnay and White Grenache, this Spanish white wine is made from certified organic vineyards grown clay-limestone soils, in an area belonging to the designation VT Bajo Aragón. Climate is a combination of Mediterranean and Semi-Continental.
A few years ago, the Venta d’Aubert winery, the producer of Venta d’Aubert Blanco started a a process of soil regeneration using vegetal compost and animal manure, following the guidelines of biodynamic agriculture.
The 2017 vintage was a very dry one. Harvest was carried out in September, to preserve acidity and keep alcohol content under control.
Once in the cellar, the White Grenache grapes were vinified in stainless steel tanks. As for the Chardonnay grapes, they were fermented with indigenous yeasts in new French oak barrels. Then both wines were blended, and Venta d’Aubert Blanco 2017 was aged for 12 months in oak barrels.
Pair this Crianza white wine with fish recipes, white meat and creamy cheese.
The wine Venta d’Aubert Blanco has a bright yellow colour with some greenish tinges.
Fresh, suggestive aromas of spices, custard, pineapple and elderberries. This blend of White Grenache and Chardonnay has a gently toasted background.
This wine of Venta d’Aubert is both moreish and rather complex. Remembrances of dry fruit, citrus and tropical fruit. Excellent acidity, good definition and long finish.
|Our personal opinion||
One of the best ways to enjoy Venta d’Aubert Blanco 2017 is to pair it with shrimp or with seafood paella.
|D.O.||VT Bajo Aragón|
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||Yes|
|Type of ageing||Months in French oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||12|
|Percentage of variety||Chardonnay 50%, Garnacha Blanca 50%.|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Cod, Curred fish, Fish and gravey, Fish and vegitables, Fresh cheese, Grilled fish, Grilled whitefish, Rice with fish, Roasted fish, Soup and rice, Stew, Whitefish salads|
|Taste||Dry and aromatic, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||A special occasion, Because you deserve it, Business dinner, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement|