Balado | Zarate

Made from exceptional quality fruit from a tiny, low-yielding plot of 150 year old vines, this is a wine that shows off the full potential of the Albariño grape. Saline and surprisingly rich.

Region:

Galicia

Appellation:

Rías Baixas

Variety / Blend:

Albariño:

Climate:

Atlantic

Soils:

Shallow granitic clay

Farming:

Permanent natural cover and no use of chemicals. Some Biodynamic principles applied.

Altitude:

50 metres

Fermentation:

in stainless steel tanks

Ageing:

on its fine lees for 9 months, no battonage or malolactic fermentation.