'Xisto Ilimitado' - Luis Seabra - 2018
Douro / Portugal
Rabigato / Codega / Gouveio (Godello) / Viosinho
Harvested from 45yr old vines planted in granite soils at 500-600m altitude
90% fermented in old oak barrels with the remaining 10% in stainless steel
Aged in the same way with 1 year on lees without batonnage
Broad and weighty. Strong mineral backbone and a luscious mouthfeel. Spice and fruit blend well and add richness leading to a long finish.