La Val Albarino Sobre Lias (6 Bottle Case)
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This Rias Baixas pioneer was founded in 1985 and has made its name over the past two decades for producing classically-styled, great quality, Albariño. There are five sub-regions in Rias Baixas. Bodegas La Val are based in Condado do Tea - away from the coast and just over the Portuguese border. In 2003 they built a brand new winery in Arantei, over-looking the Miño river, and equipped with the most modern winemaking technology.
The Albarino Sobre Lias remains on its fine lees for 3 years - these lees are 'refreshed' (ie. the old lees are replaced with fresh lees from the new vintage) - a rather unique process! The result is a complex and serious Albariño which is only produced in the very best vintages. Complex aromas with citrus, pineapple, hay and dried flower. On the palate a ripe citrus character is balanced by a hint of stone fruit and minerality. The result is a white wine with great texture and weight, with a refreshing saline twist balancing notes of marmalade on the finish. Wonderful with fish and seafood - including oven-baked dishes.
Please note: All case wine orders can take between 7-10 days for delivery.
Region: Rias Baixas
Grapes: Albarino 100%
Bottle Size: 75cl