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Louro 2016

75cl

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£12.15 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: white wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
Appellation:Valdeorras (Galicia, Spain)
Winery: Rafael Palacios
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Godello
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%
Rafael Palacios produces the Louro 2016 , a white wine from Valdeorras with a blend based on godello of 2016 and presents an alcohol content of 13.5%. The Louro 2016 is the ideal white to combine with shrimp and whitefish. Drinks&Co users rate this white wine with 4 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 92.

Elaboration of Louro 2016

Louro 2016 (Godello)

TASTING NOTES OF Louro 2016: Louro 2016

  • View: bright straw yellow, green trim.
  • Nose: fresh wine, plant expression, fennel, chestnut flower, gorse, white fruit on a subtle and elegant remind rosemary honey.
  • Mouth: attack, fresh, voluptuous and fat, complex and fruity step. salty mineral finish, with personality and character.

APPELLATION: Valdeorras.

BODEGA: Rafael Palacios.

GRAPES: 92% godello, 8% Treixadura.

AGEING: 4 months on fine lees in foudres.

PREPARATION: alcoholic fermentation in foudres (hogsheads) of 3000 liters of French oak forests of Normandy.

PAIRING: cooked seafood, grilled, rock fish, sushi or white meat.

TEMPERATURE: 6-8 °C

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%

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The Winery

Rafael Palacios

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 finds some old vines godello, ideal for preparing its white refined which grows recovering traditional viticulture, without use of herbicides or synthetic treatments.

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Reviews of Louro 2016

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4 /5

Louro 2016 es un vino blanco elaborado por las Bodegas Rafael Palacios y que pertenece a la D.O Valdeorras.
Se trata de un vino blanco que te cautivará desde el primer momento. Presenta una interesante complejidad, elegancia y exquisitez.
Te recomendamos disfrutar este gran vino blanco con mariscos cocidos y la plancha, pescados de roca, sushi o carnes blancas.
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Reviews of other vintages of Louro 2016201520132019

4/5

Light golden color. On the nose aromas of sweet vanilla, ripe white fruit (peach and pineapple) with hint of butter.
In the mouth at first it is powerful, it has mineral aroma with notes of white fruit and a medium-body. It has a good structure and acidity. Medium to long final with mineral hints and herbal notes.
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4/5

Light golden color. On the nose aromas of sweet vanilla, ripe white fruit (peach and pineapple) with hint of butter.
In the mouth at first it is powerful, it has mineral aroma with notes of white fruit and a medium-body. It has a good structure and acidity. Medium to long final with mineral hints and herbal notes.
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4/5

White flowers are perceived in this Louro. Really sweet.
Louro, a wine with body and soul.
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