SCZ-012

Ribeira Sacra Tinto, ‘A Boca do Demo’, Castro Candaz

  • Village: Santa María de Rosende
  • Vineyard: Finca as Bodegas
  • Year of plantation: 1950
  • Hectares: 1
  • Altitude: 280 meters ASL
  • Soil: Granite with some schist and slate
  • Orientation: Southwest
  • Plant density: 4000 vines / hectare
  • Varieties: Mostly Mencía with Domingo Pérez (Trousseau), Garnacha Tintorera (Alicante Bouschet) and Caiño
  • Elaboration: Whole cluster fermentation in large oak vats. 30-day maceration followed by one year of aging in 1500-liter foudre. Bottled without fining or filtration.
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Spain
Region:
Galicia
Appellation:
Ribeira Sacra
Variety:
Mencia-based blend
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
6
Bottle Size:
750
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

Spectator

Score:
93
Date:
2018-06-20