Alba Oaked Albarino 2019

alba oaked albarino 19Tasting Notes

This fresh & fruity wine is complimented by subtle oak. Mandarins & white nectarines.

Wine Information

  • Winemaker: Andrew Nimmo
  • Region: Gisborne
  • Variety: Albarino

Chronology

  • Harvest Date: March 19
  • Bottling Date: February 20
  • Release Date: March 20

Winemaker Notes

This wine was barrel fermented in both oak barrels & flextank barrels with additional oak additives under temperature control. The wine was matured with oak for 7 months to produce a balanced fresh clean wine.

Viticulture Notes

Albarino was machine harvested in excellent condition from the Reynolds vineyard in Makaraka, Gisborne.

Technical Details

  • Alcohol: 13.1%
  • Residual Sugar: 2.5 g/l
  • Total Acidity: 6.5
  • ph: 3.4

Consuming

  • Cellaring: 3-4 years

Awards

  • Not yet entered into competitions