2006 Bonny Doon Ca' Del Solo Albarino
|Vineyard:||Bonny Doon Vineyard|
A blend of 80% Albarino, 15% Loureiro and 5% Treixadura. We have found that allowing a tad more shade on these Iberian varieties somehow mimics the Iberian climate and produces grapes with thinner skins – and thus lower phenolics – preserving delicate aromatics and finesse. This wine expresses a beautifully crystalline mineral aspect, great persistence on the palate, and a bracingly crisp, grapefruit, yuzu and tangerine dream. It is the perfect aperitif and wildly successful with Asian food or sh...