Brand:  Coccinella 2014; first vintage: 2012.

Appellation: Salnes; Rías Baixas

Grape: 100 % albariño.

Plots: Inxertal; more than 100 years old vines, trained in the traditional Pergola style .

Exposure: Facing to the south west.

Soil: granitic, sandy soils.

2014 vintage: Spring rainy and warm; rainy and cold summer; late maturing due to rain. The harvest ended on October 5.

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 on the lees for one year in an old 400 liter barrel. It was aged for 4 months in bottle before release. Bottled with modest levels of SO2 and without clarification.

Bottled: september 2015.

Production: 471 bottles and 15 magnums.



                        Photo: Plot  Inxertal