Loureiro Tinto | Zarate

This Loureiro Tinto – one of three varieties indigenous to the Salnés Valley in Rías Baixas  – gives bright red fruit, lively acidity and an almost salty character.

Region:

Galicia

Appellation:

Rías Baixas

Variety / Blend:

Loureiro Tinto:

Climate:

Atlantic

Soils:

Granitic

Farming:

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

Altitude:

50 metres

Fermentation:

in stainless steel, daily pigeage for 4 weeks

Ageing:

12 months in second and third use 500 litre French barrels