Palencia 2013 Albarino
Apr 2014: $18.00 Ancient Lakes of Columbia Valley / 130 cases produced
The aromas of lemon twist and tropical fruit intensify in this wine as the floral attractive notes invigorate the senses with its exotic appeal. A predominant white varietal in the Northwestern region of Spain. This aromatic white winegrape shines in the renowned caliche soils of Washington Ancient Lakes AVA. A 30 day fermentation in Hungarian oak gave this Albarino is golden yellow color and supple mouthfeel and texture,. The flavors of apple, peach, pear and lemon zest are framed with bright minerality that coats and refreshing the palate. Enjoy the lingering mineral notes chilled with your favorite seafood and salads. Salud!