APPEARANCE: Vivid straw-yellow green colour with a touch of ripe lemon. Bright and slightly sparkling. SMELL: Intense and elegant aroma with hints of fresh herbs, green apples, citric fruits and grapefruit. PALATE: It is persistent, rounded and full-bodied, with a light petillance that gives the wine an impressive and vivacious sense of freshness.
(From 2011 Vintage) The Martin Codax 2011 Rias Baixas Albarino is delicate and medium-bodied with a crisp, dry finish. Flavors of ripe apple, peach, pear and lemon zest are framed by bright minerality and hints of spice. This Albariño displays intense floral aromas and an attractive acidity
Wine & SpiritsRating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 08/07
Wine EnthusiastRating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast