About The Wine
Located just 25km west from the surf of San Sebastian, Getaria is a charming fishing village in the Basque Country’s Atlantic coast.
And in a region known for its stunning seafood and restaurants, this local white knows how to play.
Crackling and fresh with a faint bubbly spritz, it’s tangy like salted slices of Granny Smith apple, squeezed with lemon. Whether the brief is oysters, anchovies or fried whitebait, this bright Basque white should be in your ice bucket.
Established in 1923, the Gaintza winery has been in the Lazkano family for four generations. Txakoli (sounds like Chacolí) comes from the luscious Basque country on the cool Atlantic coast of Spain.
They farm 25 hectares of estate grown vines, overlooking the Bay of Biscay area.
Txakoli (sounds like Chacolí) comes from the luscious Basque country on the cool Atlantic coast of Spain. In addition to the more popular white Hondarribi Zuri grape that dominates plantings, they also have plantings of the red Hondarribi Beltz and Chardonnay.