ABAD Mencía Laderas del Norte 2020
Vol. Alcohol: 14,5º
Grape Varietal: Mencía 100%
12 months in american and french oak barrels.
The sharp fruitiness character lets it show all the qualities and characteristics of the variety Mencia; its stay in barrel complements these qualities, giving it subtlety, elegance and complexity.
His entry on the palate is silky, fruity, with persistence and very friendly.
Production Area: Valtuille de Arriba
Age of wines: 80 Years.
Soil Composition: Stony presence of slates, quartizites and other minerals
Altitude: 550 meters.
PRODUCTION AND AGING
Pre-fermentation maceration at low temperatures to enhance primary flavors and fermented in stainless steel conical tanks at a controlled temperature for 15 days. Total maceration period of 20 days.
Aged in French and American origin barrels, with the strict monitoring and supervision of our technical department. When the wine was at its optimum bottling moment, the total duration of the breeding completed 12 months.
Decanting is recommended.
Temperature recommended for consumption between 14º and 16º.