Type of Wine: White
Main grape variety: Albariño
Bodega: Pazo de Barrantes
Le Pazo de Barrantes is an white wine ideal to take with cheeses, fish and shellfish, canned fish, cream cheese and rice. Serve at 12ºC.
Albariño Pazo Barrantes is a white wine made with Albariño variety, from vineyards around the winery "Pazo Barrantes" in Salnés Valley, D.O. Rias Baixas (Pontevedra). The harvest took place between 9 and 21 September, by hand and in small boxes. Once at the winery the grapes once destemmed, gently and slowly pressed in a pneumatic press. Fermentation at a controlled temperature during 30 days in stainless steel. Subsequently, remained in contact with lees for 4 months. And after fermentation, continued at least 5 months in stainless steel tanks. Once bottled, remained at rest at least 2 months before being marketed. Alcohol: 13.5% vol. Tasting notes: Aromas and flavors of jasmine, lemon and tropical notes accompanied by lively acidity, a wide range of spicy notes. On the palate, intense feeling fruity, pleasant creaminess and freshness. and excellent balance.
The Pazo Barrantes wineries belong to the Cebrián-Sagarriga Suarez Llanos family. In 1991, he decides to start a new wine project in the Rias Baixas. They are installed in the Pazo de Barrantes a palace of the sixteenth century, owned by the family. Since 1996, it located in the Salnés Valley, with 12 hectares of Albariño planted around the manor. His sons, Vicente Cebrian-Sagarriga Dalmau and his sister Cristina, assume the continuity of the family project, endowing the cellar of the Rias Baixas the most modern tecnología.dotando to the cellar of the Rias Baixas of more modern technology.