Bodegas Castro Martin Albarino Family Estate Selection 2011

Product code: 11MAR1B2011

With a distinct salty minerality on the nose, and an array of pure, clean, limpid white fruit aromas. The palate almost shimmers with tang and vibrancy, and although it has a steely precision, it is balanced by fruit with a peachy pear-like quality and backed by a vivid streak of lemon and mineral acidity

  • Country:Spain
  • Region:Galicia
  • Sub Region:Rias Baixas
  • Vintage:2011
  • ABV:12.5%
  • Colour:White
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Albarino
  • Closure:Synthetic Cork

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Taste Scale: 5

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Bodaygas Kastro Martin Albareenyoh

Product guide note

Albariño is the name of the grape used to make this wine. It’s native to Spain and makes light, crisp wine with refreshing citrus fruit and peachy flavours. This wine made from the best vineyards so have great depth of flavours and intense flavours and aromas.

Production information

Producer: Bodegas Castro Martin

The delightful Angela Martin and her husband, Andrew McCarthy, run the Castro Martin estate in Rias Baixas, on Spain's Galician coast, where production of Albarino at their bodega can be traced back to as far as 1887. Angela and Andrew have always worked ahead of the curve, creating beautiful expressive wines some five years before Rias Baixas even became a protected geographical region.

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Production note

The wine undergoes a long, slow, cool fermentation in stainless steel tanks. It then has an average of 6 months lees contact with no battonage, its cold stabilised with minimal filtration.

  • Vegetarian Yes
  • Vegan Yes

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