Gran Feudo Verdejo 2016
D.O. » Rueda
Vintage Characteristics » This vintage was characterized by a rainfall of 278.76mm, the absence of frosts, and by the high summer temperatures, both day and night, characteristics which lead to fresh wines with a marked personality. The harvest began on the third week of September, seeking the best balance between sugar content and acidity. This year’s harvest was record-breaking in terms of production in Denomination of Origin of Rueda.
Vinification » After a brief maceration, the grapes are pressed and the must filtered. After a low temperatura fermentation, the wines remain in contact with their lees until bottling in order to add body and complexity to the wine The resulting wine is fresh, yet rich and persistent, with fruity aromas typical of the Verdejo variety.
Grape varieties » Verdejo 100%
Alcohol » 13% Vol.
Colour» Straw yellow with a greenish rim.
Nose» Intense and crisp with aromas of tropical fruits (pineapple, grapefruit, passionfruit), hints of green fruits and the vegetal notes typical of this varietal.
Palate » Fresh, rich, with good volumen and balance.
Pairing » This wine pairs nicely with seafood, fish cooked with sauces, smoked fish, foie, cheese, white meat, vegetables, pasta and rice.
Service temperature » 8-10ºC