Albet I Noya Xarel.lo Blanc 2008

Winemaker's Notes:

Petit Albet is produced from Tempranillo and Garnatxa grapes grown organically in three vineyards within the Albet I Noya Can Vendrell estate in Costers de l’Ordal and Turons de Piera. The densely planted vineyards and are rich in calcareous clay-laden soils with very low levels of organic materials. The vines range in age from 15 to 30 years. Once harvested the grapes are macerated for ten days and fermented in stainless steel tanks at twenty-three degrees Celsius for nine days. The wine is lightly clarified, cold stabilized and lightly filtered prior to bottling.

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Albet i Noya:
Of the 101 hectares of land they control, 76 are dedicated exclusively to the cultivation of vines. The vineyards cover the slopes of the inheritance of the west end of the range of Ordal, following the undulations of the terrain and having on terraces or on slopes facing the south side. Like all good soils vinifera, the Can Vendrell are poor in organic matter with variable contents of clay and... Read more
Of the 101 hectares of land they control, 76 are dedicated exclusively to the cultivation of vines. The vineyards cover the slopes of the inheritance of the west end of the range of Ordal, following the undulations of the terrain and having on terraces or on slopes facing the south side. Like all good soils vinifera, the Can Vendrell are poor in organic matter with variable contents of clay and sand on a bed of limestone, but a permeable soil with good moisture retention capacity. Leaving aside the suitability of these soils for vineyards, other factors contribute to define the specific implementation of different types of vines, such as orientation, sunshine, humidity and altitude terrain. To optimize the quality of 15 varieties grown at Can Vendrell, has well considered what were the best land for the proper maturation of each. Read less

Tasting Notes:

Petit Albet Red has an enticing aroma of fresh berries. In the mouth there is an abundance of fresh fruit flavors and soft, round tannins that create a silky texture. Completely organic, this wine is suitable for Vegans.

Petit Albet is produced from Tempranillo and Garnatxa grapes grown organically in three vineyards within the Albet I Noya Can Vendrell estate in Costers de l’Ordal and Turons de Piera. The densely planted vineyards and are rich in calcareous clay-laden soils with very low levels of organic materials. The vines range in age from 15 to 30 years. Once harvested the grapes are macerated for ten days and fermented in stainless steel tanks at twenty-three degrees Celsius for nine days. The wine is lightly clarified, cold stabilized and lightly filtered prior to bottling.

Dietary Information: Organic, Biodynamic, Vegan


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