Riber Del Duero Crianza white 2021
Spain - Ribera Del Duero Crianza
intense with fresh, floral and fruity aromas. Stone fruits are dominant and enhanced with notes of grapefruit.
full, supple, with lovely notes of ripe apple and grapefruit. It reveals a nice and long finish supported with notes of aromatic herbs, rosemary, fennel. The work of oak barrels is well balanced and brings a lovely depth that completes the tasting.
Food Pairing: Galician octopus, Traditional paella Valenciana, Vegetarian empanadas.
Serving temperature: 10-12°C.
Harvesting is carried out by hand and transported in crates of 16 kg.
The vineyards are planted on old terraces lying at altitude (850-900m above sea level). Deep clay-limestone soil.
After pressing and racking must, the must is funnelled in 300L barrels. The alcoholic fermentation starts with the natural yeasts after 7 days. The fermentation is slow and done at a temperature of 15°C with regular stirring of the lees in barrels.
The wine is aged in French oak barrels for more than 11 months, until bottling.