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Vina Sastre Flavus Blanco Vino de Mesa 2008

Vina Sastre Flavus Blanco Vino de Mesa 2008

White Blends from Ribera del Duero, Spain

Price: $20.00 $12.29
Save $7.71 (39%)
Item No. 110254
  • ST90

Winemaker's Notes

Wine Maker Notes - In collobaration with Gerardo Mendez of Do Ferreiro we decided to produced a wine with some very old plantings of Jaén that were interspersed in between old vines of Tempranillo.

Tasting Notes - Rich, layered mineral notes combine with wild herbs and on the palate the wine has heft and density with a striking minerality.

Critical Acclaim

"($20; 100% old-vine jaen, which is local dialect for the palomino variety; no oak) Pale yellow. Intensely spicy aromas of dried pear and white peach, with a strong undercurrent of minerals. Dry and nervy, with expanding citrus and orchard fruit flavors and a jolt of white pepper. The spiciness builds on the finish, which features a salty mineral tone and very good juicy length. Really interesting wine, but there isn't a lot of it."
90 Points

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Learn About Vina Sastre

Hermanos Sastre is a family-run winery located in the heart of the Ribera del Duero, in the town of La Horra. The DO of Ribera del Duero is located in the mountainous northern-central Spain. It's high alpine valleys of the Duero River provide respite from the hot Spanish climate and provide a long ripening season from the cool nights. Pedro Sastre is the winemaker in charge of...

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Learn About Ribera del Duero

(rib-EHR-ah del dwehr-oh) Only a DO since 1982, Ribera del Duero has been making wine for centuries, and some of the bodegas there have been family run for generations. Of course, the most famous wine of the region is Vega Sicilia, possibly the most expensive and sought-after wine in Spain. Notable Facts The wines of Ribera del Duero are mainly red - white wines here are...

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Learn About Other White Blends

Other White Wine While there are a slew of other white varietals out there in the world, a few more worth knowing about... Albarino Mostly grown and drunk in the northwest part of Spain, Rias Baixas (in Galacia), this grape is loved by almost all who try it. A great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and every other white grape, Albarino is aromatically intense...

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