Brand: Paraje Mina 2017; first vintage: 2012.
Zone: Castrelo Village: Cambados (without appellation).
Grape: 100 % albariño.
Plots: Paraje Mina; more than 30 years old vines, trained in the traditional Pergola style .
Exposure: Facing to the west.
Soil: granitic, sandy soils.
2017 vintage: Warm winter. Early sprout 17-19 March. Hot spring and summer with high temperatures but constant that caused an optimal maturation without caused hydric stress. Beginning of harvest on August 30,2017.
Vinification: Clusters selected by hand in the vineyards. Quickly transported to the winery in 15 kg crates. The grapes were not destemmed before going into a pneumatic press for a low pressure pressing. Fermented and raised in 1 steel vats 1000L. , in 1 barrels of used French oak (2008) of 500 liters (Radoux) and 1 barrels of used French oak (2014) of 450 liters (Dammy) without clearing and breeding for 9 months. Bottling without tartaric stabilization by cold, without clarification, filtered and with modest levels of SO2.
Bottled: June 6, 2018 (fruit day and waning moon).Production: 2.483 bottles + 85 magnums.
Photo Plot Paraje Mina
Total Ac.: 9 g/l
% Vol.: 13,1º
Res. sugar: 3,0 g/l