Bodegas Benito Santos - Albarino 2016Silky Mouth-feel
Country of OriginSpain
- Food MatchMild Fish
- Grape TypeAlbarino
The 7 hectares of Igrexario de saiar y Bemil vineyards lie in the province of Pontevedra in Galicia.
The founder, Benito Santos, was responsible for helping to establish official recognition for this region of origin (DO) for wines from this part of Rias Baiaxas.
Albarino is a relatively thick-skinned variety which is at its best, as it is here, is rich, full of colour and gently spicy.
This pale lemon-coloured wine has aromas of peach, green apple and white flowers.
It has smooth, silky mouth-feel, refreshing acidity and a long finish.