2020 Guimaro 'Finca Pombeiras' Ribeira Sacra, Spain
Origin: Ribeira Sacra, Galicia, Spain.
Varieties: Almost entirely Mencía, with a few vines of local varieties intermixed.
Vineyard: From single 1.2 Ha parcel (Pombeiras) of seventy -plus year -old vines at the center of the slope in Amandi. The vineyard is planted on a mix of granite and schist.
Vinification Method: The grapes were harvested by hand and fermented with native yeasts on the skins in used French oak vats with 100% whole clusters. After fermentation, the wine was racked to 225 L and 500L used French oak barrels, where it rested for more than a year. No fining, no filtering, and only a small sulfur addition at bottling.
Alcohol: 14.2 %
Bottles Made: 800
- Country Spain
- Region Galicia
- Appellation Ribeira Sacra
- Style Red Wine
- Producer Guimaro
- Farming Practices Organic, Biodynamic
- Grapes Mencia
- Characteristics Red Fruit, Dressed to Impress
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