ALTA ALELLA 'Asarvos' 2018 Catalunya, Spain (skin contact)

ALTA ALELLA 'Asarvos' 2018 Catalunya, Spain (skin contact)


Certification: Organic

Grapes: Pansa Blanca (Xarel-lo)

Region: Catalunya, Spain

Soil: Sauló- an acidic white granite-based sandy soil with low limestone content, low organic matter and good natural water drainage

Vinification: The grapes are harvested by hand in an extraordinary state of health . After a light pressing to extract only the first press must, the grape skins are not removed, and stay in contact with the juice during the spontaneous fermentations in amphorae made of sauló (sandy, granitic soil) from the vineyards. 3 months skin contact. The aim is to increase the “terroir ” character : the shape of the amphorae enables free movement of the lees , thus providing a “natural bâtonnage .”

Sulfites: no added so2