Home > The Wines > White Wines > Bodegas Fillaboa Albarino | Rias Baixas

Bodegas Fillaboa Albarino | Rias Baixas


Bodegas Fillaboa "Albarino" 2009

Region:
Rias Baixas

Sale Price: $19.00

icon icon

 

Wine Style: White Still Wine

Winemaker's Notes:

Grape Varietal: 100% Albariño

One of the only wineries in the D.O. Rías Baixas that produces wine solely from estate-owned fruit, Bodegas Fillaboa is unique in their commitment to a single bottling per vintage for the U.S. market,which helps to prevent bottle variation and ensure consistent quality. All wines produced by Fillaboa are made from the Albariño grape variety, a thick-skinned grape known for its rich variety of aromas (16 different aromas have been scientifically recognized). Some consider it to be most closely related to Riesling and believe the name "Albariño," stems from the phrase "white Rhine" in the local dialect of Gallego. Alive with complex aromas of freshly cut greenapple, juicy pineappleand hints of citrus, Fillaboa's 2009 Joven Albariño is crystalline and bright in appearance. Soft on the palate, this wine has well integrated acidity and a balanced flavor profile that enhances its freshness and complexity. Unctuous and refined, this spectacular Albariño has a long, lingering finish.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Latest News

With all the 2011 Spanish wines coming into the market right now, you should be preparing yourself for some of the worlds best values to show up. Most wines have already received great scores from Wine Spectator, Robert Parker, and International Wine Cellar. One of the biggest problems with Spanish wine is that they sell out quickly, and most people by them by the case. There are many great wine shops to buy these wines, but they usually sell out... Read more


Region of the Month

Toro

Poll

Do wine critic scores influence the wines you buy?