Aires de Vendimia, Mencía de Valtuille 2013

Aires de Vendimia

An assemblage from some of the best old-vines parcels of the estate.

Vinification 55% destemmed. Fermentation with indigenous yeast in open-top barrels for 30 days with manual punch-downs twice a day. Ageing on fine lees in 7+ year-old French oak barrels (225L and 300L) for 11 months. Not topped off.

  • Site

    Valtuille de Abajo at 500m - 600m

  • Grapes

    Mencía

  • Vine Age

    80 - 100 years

  • Soil

    Clay with some sand

  • Farming

    Practicing Organic

  • Suggested Retail

    $42.00