Viticultura tradicional
orgánica y sostenible

Organic and sustainable
traditional viticulture

Vinos /

Bierzo Bajo

BIBA VIÑAS VIEJAS 2017

Traditional, Organic & Sustainable Viticulture

Winery:Casa Aurora 
Winemaking: Germán R. Blanco
Viticulture: Germán R. Blanco
Wine name: BIBA Viñas Viejas
Vintage: 2017
Vintage classification: Very good
Bottling date: August 2018
Vineyards: Mercenary strains. Grapes bought to wine growers from Low Bierzo
Altitude: between 450 and 550m a.s.l.
Region: Low Bierzo
Su región: Villafranca y Cacabelos
Soils: mainly clay
Grape varieties: Palomino, (98%) 
Vineyard age: 70
Pruning: Traditional bush vines
Irrigation: No
Suckering: Yes
Leaf-plucking: No
Green harvesting: No
Harvesting: By hand (strict selection) 
Harvest date: first week of  September 2017
Destalking: No
Crushing: No
Sulphur: Minimal dose at bottling
Tanks: stainless steel tanks
Pre-fermentation maceration: Yes,a week with their own skin.
Fermentation with indigenous yeast with no other additives
Fermentation temperature: 12°C+/-
Pumping over / punching down: pumping over
Malolactic fermentation: No
Ageing : A total of 10 months in French oak Botticella .500 l. in an Amphora and 300 l.in a French oak barrel.
Filtration: yes, very soft
Clarification: No
Stabilization: No
Alcohol: 13,5% by vol.
Production 2017: 2000 bottles of 75cl

 

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