Fontecón Rosé | Zarate

A refreshing, food friendly rosado from a tiny plot close to the Atlantic in Rías Baixas.  Local varietals Caiño Tinto and Espadeiro add bitter cherry and plums to the Albariño orchard fruits. A bit of time on lees adds a savoury touch – perfect with grilled seafood.

Region:

Galicia

Appellation:

Rías Baixas

Variety / Blend:

Espadeiro: Caiño Tinto: Albariño:

Climate:

Atlantic

Soils:

Granite with a small percentage of red clay

Farming:

Organic

Altitude:

50 metres

Fermentation:

Caiño Tinto and Albariño in stainless steel, Espadeiro in seasoned French oak

Ageing:

3 months on lees