2006 Bonny Doon Vineyard Albarino Ca' del Solo
10 Ratings
Detail
10 Ratings
2006 Bonny Doon Vineyard Albarino Ca' del Solo

Wine Details

Varietal

Albarino

Style

White

Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Perfect as an apéritif and wildly appropriate with fresh oysters, camarón en cazuela and Asian foods. This Albariño expresses a beautifully crystalline mineral aspect, great persistence on the palate and a bracingly crisp grapefruit and tangerine fragrance.

Winemaker's Notes

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...

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Varietal

Albarino

Style

White

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...