2019 Castel de Fornos

region: DO Rias Baixas

Sub-Region: Val do Salnés

varietal: 100% Albariño            

Acres: 21

Soil: Sandy/Granite

Age of Vines: Modia-36 years

                             Xesteira-90 years

                             Fornos-90 years                 

Production: 30,000 bottles (2,500 cases x 12)

Aging: stainless steel

tasting notes: Bright straw with green hints. Castel de Fornos is an intense wine which shows complex floral hints at the front (gardenia, rose, orange blossom) and followed by flavors of apricot, orange peel and honey in the palate. Herbal notes (laurel, anise and mint) combine to envelop the palate in richness and verve.

 

2019 Silva Daponte

region: do Monterrei

varietal: 100% Godello

Acres: 9.88 

Soil: Sandy/granite

Age of Vines: 20

Production: 15,000 bottles (2,500 cases x 6)

Aging: Stainless steel

tasting notes: It is a clean and bright lemon yellow color with greenish sparkles. Medium aromatic intensity with notes of white fruits (honeysuckle, apple, pear) along with  grass, fennel and sage. It is a harmonic and balanced wine, full of nuances with a long and fresh finish in the mouth.