2020 Bodegas Albamar Albarino

Bodegas Albamar |Rias Biaxas |Albarino
A creamy, well-balanced white from Galicia, the Spanish home of Albarino.

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Located on the coast of Galicia in northeastern Spain, the wines from Bodegas Albamar are no doubt influenced by the Atlantic Ocean, which helps to impart a pleasant saline character and maintain the acidity as the grapes ripen.

The 2020 Bodegas Albamar Albarino is the type of wine that instantly conjures images of dining al fresco by the beach on warm summer nights, eating truckloads of prawns or white fish.

Following the harvest, whole clusters of grapes are fermented with indigenous yeasts, before the unfined wine is left on its lees for five months in a steel tank, which gives it weight and creaminess. Expect lashings of citrus, pineapple, and saline minerality.

Talk about passion for what you do! Xurxo Alba loves working the family vineyards in the O Salnés sub-region of Rías Baixas. The family is very humble and practical and only have small holdings of just over 2.5 ha but work with other growers in the region who are prepared to farm organically (which is very difficult due to the proximity of the Atlantic Ocean and therefore disease pressure). Xurxo uses whole bunch fermentation, indigenous yeasts and no malolactic fermentation since 2011. He loves to experiment and learn and make fresh wines with that Atlantic acidity that is part of the character of Albamar.

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