As Sortes 2017

Rafael Palacios (Valdeorras)

RP94GP95

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Rafael Palacios elaborates this As Sortes 2017 (£330.64), a white wine from the region of Valdeorras made of godello of 2017 and comes with an alcohol content of 13.5%. Drinks&Co users reviewed this white wine with 4 of 5 points and has also robert parker: 94 and peñín: 95.

Technical sheet · As Sortes

Type Of Wine: white wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
Appellation:Valdeorras (Galicia,Spain)
Winery: Rafael Palacios
Volume: 75cl
Score: RP94GP95
Grapes: Godello
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%

Description · Rafael Palacios

As Sortes 2017 (Godello)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Golden yellow color, very clean and stands out for its beautiful shine.
  • Nose: The aroma is very complex. It can be perceived ripe fruit, light floral aromas, mineral and it is also possible to see some sweet spices with some toasty notes.
  • Mouth: In notable for being very broad, intense, rich and voluminous palate, shows a huge elegacia. white fruit is perceived as pear, certain citrus flavors and a slight mineral memory. Excellent balance between acidity and sweetness. Its finish is long and persistent.

APPELLATION: O.D. Valdeorras.

VINEYARD: Rafael Palacios.

GRAPES: Godello.

AGEING: This wine spent 8 months in French oak barrels.

DEVELOPMENT: The grapes are grown in sandy soil of decomposed granite. Harvesting is done manually, then brought to press pressing steel and most juice is extracted. This is placed to ferment and after this the wine is stored in French oak barrels.

PAIRING: Sushi; dishes prepared with spices, white meats, Asian cuisine.

TEMPERATURE: 10 °C

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%

Rafael Palacios

Rafael Palacios is the son of D. Jose Palacios Remondo (founder of Bodegas Palacios Remondo) and a passion for making white wines. After making his first target in the family winery, Plácet, decides to create his own winery in Galicia, in the Valley Bibei under the name of Valdeorras, where he...

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Posted on at 12.19

4/5

Rafael Palacios As Sortes Val do Bibei 2017

Aroma of good intensity, with fine notes toasted in first plane that give step to a mature fruit and also mineral notes. In the palate half body, with good acidity, fresco, with some untuosidad, expression frutal correct and a remarkable end.
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Posted on at 15.03

4/5

- As Sortes 2013 is a white wine from the winery Rafael Palacios.
- belongs to the D. O. Valdeorras and grapes is made 100% Godella, organically grown.
- Located on the higher slopes of the Valley...
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Posted on at 04.07

4/5

Rafael Palacios, brother of famous winemaker Alvaro Palacios in Priorat, in 2004 began making wine in Valdeorras. The age of the vines ranges from 7 to 91 years. As the parcels are organically...
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Posted on at 10.54

4/5

- Tasting notes: golden color with steely trim and gold sparkles again. Clean and bright, it has an elegant teardrop. High intensity nose, fragrant and appetizing. Its aromas of yellow stone fruit,...
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Reviews about As Sortes 2013

Nico Bour
Nico Bour

4.5/5

As Sortes 2013 , vinazo que descubrí en una cena en el Celler de Can Roca
A few days ago I was lucky enough to enjoy super dinner at the Celler de Can Roca. We take three different wines, and one was the 2013 As Sortes had already heard much. The 1st is that it is a wine...
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Reviews about As Sortes 2009

Guía Peñín
Guía Peñín

4.5/5

Peñín Guide 2011 rating
- Tasting notes: Colour: bright straw. Nose: fresh, fresh fruit, white
flowers, powerfull, fragrant herbs, mineral. Palate: flavourful,
fruity, good acidity, balanced,...
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Reviews about As Sortes 2008

Guía Peñín
Guía Peñín

4.5/5

Peñín Guide 2011 rating
- Tasting notes: Colour: bright yellow. Nose: powerfull, varietal,
expressive, balanced, mineral, fine lees, creamy oak. Palate:
powerful, flavourful, full, toasty, smoky...
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Reviews about As Sortes 2007

Guía Peñín
Guía Peñín

4.5/5

Peñín Guide 2010 Review
 - Tasting notes: Bright straw yellow. Nose: ripe fruit,
white flowers, dark chocolate, spicy. On the palate, fleshy,
flavourful, fruity, fresh, good acidity.
 - Points: 93
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