TERRITORIO LUTHIER Blanco de Guarda 2018
Wine selected by the Ribera del Duero Regulatory Council for the presentation tastings of the Albillo Mayor white wines.
Appellation: Ribera del Duero
Varieties: Albillo Mayor and Pirulés. Average production 3.000Kg/Ha.
Type of soil: Calcareous.
Location of the vineyards: Manual selection of vineyards over 70 years old located in the surroundings of Aranda de Duero (Burgos).
Type of cultivation: Sustainable agriculture
Alcoholic fermentation: in earthenware vats and oak barrels with indigenous yeast.
Malolactic fermentation: partial malolactic fermentation in earthenware jars and oak barrels.
Aged in earthenware jars, acacia barrels and Hungarian oak barrels for 8 months and the rest of the time in the bottle.
Alcoholic content: 12.5º.
Production: 620 numbered bottles. 750 ml.
Visual phase: Golden yellow color
Olfactory phase: great aromatic intensity and minerality, citrus peel, phosphorus, laurel.
Tasting phase: full in the mouth, fresh and long, oily, soft and delicate touch, good balance and very elegant.
Keeps well from bottling date to 30 years.
Recommended serving temperature 12º.