Balbas La Retama

28,70€

Coming from 80-year-old vineyards, Balbas La Retama It remains 12 months in wood to continue its evolution later in the bottle. The historical essence of the Ribera del Duero.

Current vintage: 2019

Variety: Albillo Mayor

Months in barrel: 12 months in 500 liter oak barrels.

Tasting sheet

Elaboration

The Albillo Mayor grape with which La Retama is made comes from our oldest family vineyards (80-100 years old) located on the same estate that gives it its name, being picked and selected by hand, ensuring its care at all times. This ribereño white rests for a total of 12 months in 500L French Oak barrels, where it is aged on its own lees, prior to its final passage through the bottle to finish rounding it off.

CATA's notes

Charismatic wine, with clean and bright tones. Balanced, delicate acidity, tasty, with fruity aromas and mineral touches. Long and persistent finish.

pairing

This wine is ideal to accompany baked fish, shellfish, grilled vegetables, pâtés, salads and rice dishes.

the perfect companion