Terra de Asorei
For our Terra de Asorei Albariñowe work the vineyards like the sculptor works the stone, carving with chiselings of experience, science, soul and humanity to get art made wine.Francisco Asorei was a famous Galician sculptor borned in Cambados, the center of the Albariño region. He is considered as one of the most important figures in the renewal of the Galician and Spanish art sculpture of the twentieth century. Asorei created art to making Galicia international as we want to with our albariño Terra de Asorei.
Aged on lees during 3 or 6 months, full body, good structure on the mouth and with the authenticity of the characteristics of the Albariño grape.
Terra de Asorei presents a beautiful straw yellowcolour with greenish reflections.
On the nose there are aromatic herbs, dill, bay leaf, balsamic, citrus (grapefruit and lemon), tropical (flat peach), stone fruit and peach.
On the palate the wine is fresh, rich, with a sweet point, repetition of citrus and stone fruit sensations.
Type of wine: Young white wine.
Grape Variety: Albariño 100%
D.O.: Rías Baixas (Spain).
Subzone: Salnés Valley.
Vinification: TERRA DE ASOREI is produced with 100% Albariño grapes carefully harvested in cases of 20 kg after the hot, dry summers of the region, when the grapes reach the perfect point of ripeness. The temperature of fermentation is 16º C for 21 days in stainless steel. Three months of aging on lees, the first two weeks two pumps weekly, then one pump per week.
Silver Medal at Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2016 (Belgium)
89 points at Guía Peñín 2015 (Spain)
89 points at Guía Peñín 2014 (Spain)
90 points at GuíaRepsol 2014 (Spain)
Silver Medal at International Wine Guide 2014 (Spain)
Silver Medal at Concours Mondial Bruxelles 2011(Belgium)