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.
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Total Ac.: 9 g/l
pH: 3,04
% Vol.: 13,1º
Res. sugar: 3,0 g/l
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