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Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016


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Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016


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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: white wine
Vintage: 2016
Appellation:Rias Baixas (Galicia, Spain)
Winery: Pazo de Barrantes
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Alvarinho (100%), Albariño
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%
Pazo de Barrantes is the maker of this Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016 (£127.98), a white wine from Rias Baixas with a blend based on albariño and alvarinho of 2016 and has an alcoholic strength of 13.5%. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this white according to Drinks&Co users and has also robert parker: 94, wine spectator: 91 and peñín: 94.

Description of Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016

Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016 (Alvarinho and Albariño)


  • View: Color bright straw yellow with greenish reflections.
  • Nose: fine and sweet aroma with notes petals soft white sheets, pear, grapefruit, minerals, mint and eucalyptus.
  • Mouth: pleasant and light taste, with fresh citrus notes and a long finish.

APPELLATION: Rias Baixas (Galicia, Spain).

VINEYARD: Pazo de Barrantes.

GRAPES: Albariño.

AGEING: Madura in steel tanks on the lees for 2 months.

PREPARATION: The grapes are harvested by hand, then be separated and destemmed, followed by gentle pressing. a suspension wort is performed before proceeding with traditional fermentation in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 10 °C for 30 days.

PAIRING: prawns, vegetables, steamed clams and caviar.


ALCOHOL: 13.5%

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The Winery

Pazo de Barrantes

Pazo de Barrantes The farm is situated in Valle del Salnés, and its center is a winery that bears his name, in the truest architectural style of the stately palace of the sixteenth century Galician. Twelve acres of grape vineyards albariño of the highest quality with a clear objective, the development of a albariño deserves a prominent place among the best wines in Spain.

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Reviews of Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse 2016


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4 /5

- The Comtesse is a white wine with D. O. Rías Baixas, prepared in Manor wine grapes Barrantes Albariño 100%, from strains of more than 40 years.
- It has an intense yellow color.
- It has a wide range of aromas, consisting of fresh fruit, white flowers, notes and hints of bay syrup.
- This wine intended to make clear the versatility of Albariño and go beyond the freshness and aromatic potential exuberant of this variety.
- This wine is aged 12 months in barrels of French oak and subsequent rest in bottle for 12 months.
- It is advisable to oxygenate few minutes before consuming.
- Can enjoyed with langoustines, foie, cheeses cow and sheep, sushi, stuffed poultry and white meats.
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4 /5

A wonderfull Albarino with good complexity, elegant and well balanced
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Pazo de Barrantes la Comtesse de Albariño 2016

4 /5

- With the "Comtesse" from old vines Marqués de Murrieta launched another 1A-Albariño
- He was fermented in the third 000-liter barrels of French Allier oak and then matured in yet another 12 months
- A multi-layered wine with a concise, embossed of white flowers, yellow stone fruit, oranges and balsamic nuances Bouquet
- Palate: fresh, elegant, balanced and sustainable
- From the year 2011 only 6 660 bottles were produced
- Allergens: contains sulfites
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