'Las Toscas' - Iñaki Garrido - 2019

£36.00Price
  • Origin

    Tenerife / Spain

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Listán Blanco

  • Production

    Organic / Biodynamic Practices

  • ABV

    13.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested froma tiny 0.5 hectare plot of 150-200yr old vines in Guimar. Planted at 1400m altitude in sandy, stoney, volcanic soils

     

    Direct but gentle pressing before fermentation in two 500L barrels (one new from Austria and one old from France) for 3 months

     

    After racking the wine returns to the same two barrels where it ages on the fine lees for 6 months without battonage

     

    Unfiltered + unfined

     

    1200 Bottles produced

  • Tasting Notes

    Great intensity and complexity while retaining lots of freshness. Herbs, spice and citrus combine with stoney, salty minerality that's typical of the region.