Benaza Godello

Appelation: Monterrei
Climate: Atlantic, Continental
Grape (s): Godello
Soil(s): Clay, Alluvial
Elevation: 300 – 400 meters
Vine Age: 20 – 40 years old
Farming: Traditional
Pruning: Cordon, En Vaso
Production: 2500 cases
Logistics: 12 bot/pack   60 pack/pallet

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9,95 IVA inc

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Description

The wine region Monterrei is located just above Portugal in the province of Ourense. Monterrei is a relatively new D.O. but possesses a long history of winegrowing, and at the moment is experiencing a renaissance in winemaking.

The climate is relatively dry and warm for Galicia and more continental than Atlantic. The soils are a mix of clay and alluvial.

Benaza Godello is a balanced, drinkable, and food-friendly vino blanco. It expresses the unique personality and inherent qualities of the Godello grape and Monterrei terruño. Benaza Godello is a cuvee made especially for Vinos de Terruños By Familia Pastor Gilabert in collaboration with Alvaro Bueno, a vintner with deep roots and intimate knowledge of the Monterrei region.

Vinification: Fermented in stainless steel vat; Raised on the lees for up to a year.
Character: Fresh, mineral, floral, light to medium bodied, crisp acidity, round texture, with a pleasant mineral finish.
Gastronomy: Fresh Seafood, Mild Cheeses, Poultry, Asian Foods!