WHITE WINE | 750ML | SPAIN | 2019 | 12%
El Coto Blanco is a white wine from Rioja produced by the El Coto de Rioja winery. Founded in 1970, the winery is located in the town of Oyón (álava).The El Coto de Rioja winery have more than 700ha of vineyards, one of the largest cellars of La Rioja in this sense. El Coto Blanco is a varietal Viura. The grapes come from vineyards grown in the Rioja Alavesa and Rioja Alta, two of the three sub-areas that divides the DO Rioja. For processing the grapes, once they have reached the winery, they are protected from oxidation by a curtain of carbonic gas.
Subsequently, a press takes place in pneumatic presses and racking and cleaning of musts at low temperatures is performed. With these clean musts, fermentation takes place at a low temperature in the presence of selected yeasts.
Good entry, fresh and powerful. Round and balanced tannins. Fruity and silky step, with a long lingering finish. Pale yellow with green hues. Clean and bright. High intensity, aromas of white fruits with citrus notes. Hints of pineapple and herbaceous notes with a balsamic background.
Brand: El Coto De Rioja | Grape Variety: Viura