Bastarda | Fedellos do Couto

This is Fedellos’ most unique wine, made from 100% Merenzao (known as Bastarda in Portugal and Trousseau in the Jura) grown on the slopes of the rivers Sil and Bibei. Racy and lifted, with a red-fruit nose with lovely peppery notes and sour cherry fruit.

Region:

Galicia

Appellation:

Ribeira Sacra

Variety / Blend:

Merenzao:

Climate:

Continental, with Atlantic influence

Soils:

Decomposed granite, schist and sand

Farming:

Organic

Altitude:

550 to 750 metres

Fermentation:

Whole bunch maceration, low temperature fermentation in stainless steel with indigenous yeasts

Ageing:

Aged in large old oak demi-muids

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