Ocho Patas 2016

Young white wine Uvas de Cuvée Rías Baixas (Spain) Alvarinho Price: £9.54 VAT incl. 0.75 L bottle
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Other vintages and formats available: 2016 - 1.50 L - £22.36

£9.54 0.75 L bottle (also in 1.50 L)

Details for Ocho Patas 2016

Type:
Young white wine
Producer:
Uvas de Cuvée
Wine region:
Rías Baixas (Spain)
Grapes:
Alvarinho
Bottle:
0.75 L
Alcohol content:
12,5%

Ocho Patas 2016
Front and back

Review:

Labels can be unusual and effective. What does this Ocho Patas suggest to you? Without a face but with a hat: an Albariño sailor? Albariño, without a doubt. It’s a dapper gent who is being supported on eight solid legs: stone fruit, apple, white flowers, fresh grapes, oiliness, salinity, intensity and freshness.

This Albariño, pale yellow in colour and with greenish hues, exhibits an intense nose, with aromas of white peach, green apple and white flowers in the foreground, that evolve towards rather more glyceric and intense notes, such as grape skins (especially Muscatel grapes) and apple peel, notes which start to leave a suggestion on the nose of its oiliness. On the palate, its entry is intense, fairly powerful, with a sweet touch that is most inviting and confirms that oily texture, very well compensated now in the mouth by a clean acidity. It is pleasant, juicy and very fruit-forward, leaving a lovely saline and mineral sensation on the lips.

An Albariño perfect for teaming up with food, as a delightful accompaniment to delicious tapas, like Galician style octopus.

Food Pairing:
Cod in pil-pil sauce / soft cheeses / pasta with cheese / white meats / gilthead bream cooked in salt / octopus Galician style
Production:
Ageing period:
7 months
Tasting:
Colour:
Greenish glints / dense tears / clean
Bouquet:
White flowers / green apple / stone fruit / fresh grapes / elegant / saline notes / mineral notes
Palate:
Oily / fresh / voluminous / fruit-forward / persistent
Recommendations:
Optimum serving temperature:
Between 9ºC and 10ºC

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Uvas de Cuvée

Rías Baixas, Spain

Cuvée 3000 is a well-known Barcelona company dedicated to the distribution of Spanish and foreign wines (especially Burgundy wines) and through this venture they aim to reach the general public offering a new range of fresh and easy to drink wines, at affordable prices and reflecting a fun, relaxed approach,...

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