Bodegas Y Vinedos Vina Somoza Sobre Lias Godello 2012
The vineyards grow in these rich sloped grounds, with slate substrata and watered by the Sil. A Mediterranean-continental microclimate with Atlantic influence, thermal oscillation between 8ºC and 25ºC, Valdeorras is an area less humid than Galicia.The queen of her grapevines, is the native GODELLO.
Beyond the usual suspects, there are hundreds of white grape varieties grown throughout the world. Some are indigenous specialties capable of producing excellent single varietal wines, while others are better suited for use as blending grapes. Each has its own distinct viticultural characteristics, as well as aroma and flavor profiles, offering much to be discovered by the curious wine lover. In particular, Portugal, Spain, Italy and Greece are known for having a multitude of unique varieties but they can really be found in any region.