Ribeira Sacra could be defined as one of inland Galicia’s best-kept secrets. With much less humidity than its neighbor, Rias Biaxas, this region is known for producing wines with incredible concentration, expressive of the local terroir. As the region’s most popular white grape, this Godello has developed an unforgettable saline minerality. It slick leesy texture not only keeps the acid in check, but adds body and definition.
Pale Straw in color, this Godello has all the lemon verbena you’ve come to savor from this Galician grape. There is a subtlety of peach skin and chamomile and notes of quince. The slick leesy texture keeps the acid in check adding both body and definition. This wine shows an incredible saline minerality that delivers a long lasting finish. Overall a wine that can be classified as showing a balance of concentration and grace. Buy one to sip now and another to savor for later!
Winery: O Extranxeiro Class: White Grape: Godello Region: Ribeira Sacra Country: Spain Packaging: Bottle