Alta Alella Pansa Blanca Organic White wine

MXN $495

Grape: 100% Pansa Blanca (Xarel-lo)

Appellation: Alella D.O.

Region: Catalunya, Spain

You’ll taste/smell: floral aromas of white fruit (apple and pear) predominate with a background of almond, fennel and ripe lemon. On palate the wine is potent with a sweet entry, with notes of ripe white fruit with some salinity. Good acidity and a lingering aftertaste.

Good to have it with: asparagus or salads, anything deep fried, seafood, shellfish, vegetable dishes or a simple cheese plate.

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Description

Wine Details

White wine made from organic grapes from the Pansa Blanca variety (otherwise known as Xarel·lo).

Alcohol Grade: 12%
Aging/ Vinification: The grapes are harvested in healthy conditions, making it possible to have a short maceration at a very low temperature in order to obtain a good extraction of flavors. The grapes are lightly pressed to obtain the first pressing must, then is fermented in stainless steel vats at low temperature.
Best to have it: 6-10ºC
Size: 750 ml

Ratings: Wine & Spirits Magazine 2019 -90/100, Vinous 91/100, Guia de Vins de Catalunya 2022 -9,32/10

The Winery: Alta Alella

The estate is just two kilometres away from the Mediterranean Sea and the vineyards are planted on slopes and terraces between 100 and 250m above sea level. The vines are grown on Sauló soil which is one of the most important elements that define the wines from Alta Alella: an acidic white granite-based sandy soil with low limestone content, low organic matter and good natural water drainage.

Set in the midst of the Serralada de Marina Natural Park, a step from the Mediterranean Sea and just s few miles away from Barcelona, stands the Can Genís estate, the dream come true of the Pujol-Busquets Guilléns.

Established in 1991 the Can Genís estate has always practices certified organic farming techniques, creating a well-balanced ecosystem that respects the native flora and fauna.

The Pujol-Busquets family continues its pursuit of offerings natural wines elaborated with low intervention and without added sulfites.

 

Additional information

Wine Body

Light-Body

Winemaking style

Natural, Organic

Country

Varietal

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