TERRITORIO LUTHIER Blanco de Guarda 2020
Wine selected by the Ribera del Duero Regulatory Council for the presentation tastings of the Albillo Mayor white wines.
Appellation: Ribera del Duero
Grape variety: Tempranillo 90% and Garnacha 10%. Average production 3.200 kg/Ha
Soil: Stone, clay and calcareous with limestone subsoil
Location of the vineyards: Manual selection from plots of over 70 years old located in the around Aranda de Duero (Burgos).
Crop type: Eco-ground
Alcoholic Fermentation: On concrete deposit with native fermenting fungus.
Malolactic fermentation: in barrels for 6 months.
Aged in 225l. 75% Hungarian, 20% French and 5% American Cantonese barrels for 28 months and 8 months in tank.
Alcohol: 14 % by Vol.
Production: 6.600 bottles numbered. 750 ml.
Visual appearance: garnet red color with medium high density with violet edge
Aroma: Balsamic, mineral, floral, red fruit, fine spicy and cacao.
Palate: very elegant wine with character and finesse. Velvety and delicate first, followed by an explosion of flavors: floral, fresh red fruit, tobacco and black licorice. Bodied, very delicate and intense. Perfectly balanced sweet tannins that give palatability and length.
Self life between now and 25 years.
Recommended serving temperature 18 ºC