Bodegas Albamar 2022 'Albamar' Albarino, Rias Biaxas DO
Item Number: 19165
Sub Region: Rias Baixas
Appellation/AVA: Rias Baixas DO
Estate Grown Wine: No
Grape(s): 100% Albariño
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Sand and granite
Winemaking Notes: The Albamar Albariño is a blend of different vineyards, which are all composed of mainly sandy soil. Each parcel is fermented separately with native yeast in stainless steel tanks and neutral oak, but no malolactic fermentation. The Albariño is aged on its fine lees for about six months. There is light filtration at bottling.
Tasting Notes: Albamar's entry-level Albariño is a refreshing and pure wine showing great length and salty minerality. This tasty treat will pair well with your favorite seafood. Try ceviche, fish tacos, shrimp pasta, crab, sushi...the list is endless!
#82 on the Top 100 Wines of Spain 2021 (2020 Vintage) by James Suckling
" 93pts Dried pineapple, salted lemon, roasted hazelnut, smoke and flint on the nose. It’s medium-bodied with tangy acidity. Vibrant, flinty and textured. Dried lemon on the long finish."
Wine was featured in The New York Times article Your Next Lesson: Albariño.