Penapedre | Zarate

This red blend from Ribeira Sacra is a joint venture Alberto Nanclares, each producer made their own wine from the Penapedre vineyard. Aromatic with violets, berries and a touch of spice.

Region:

Galicia

Appellation:

Ribeira Sacra

Variety / Blend:

Palomino: 64% Mencia: 21% Garnacha:

Climate:

Continental, Atlantic influence

Soils:

Granite

Farming:

Vineyards have permanent natural cover and no chemicals are used. Some biodynamic principles applied

Altitude:

various

Fermentation:

Open chestnut vats, on solids 2 weeks post-fermentation

Ageing:

12 months old French oak