Viticultura tradicional
orgánica y sostenible

Organic and sustainable
traditional viticulture

Vinos /

Vino de Parcela


Traditional, Organic & Sustainable Viticulture
Winery: Casa Aurora
Winemaking: Germán R. Blanco
Viticulture: Germán R. Blanco
Wine name: Valle del Río
Vintage: 2020
Vintage classification: Excellent
Bottling date: November 2021
Vineyards: Valle del Río
Altitude: 820m a.s.l.
Location: Villa de Albares
Region: Bierzo Alto
Sub-region: Boeza valley
Soils: Iron-rich red clay with a lot of decomposed granite
on the surface
Exposure: South facing
Vineyard size: 0.58ha
Grape varieties: Garnacha Tintorera (60%), Garnacha (10%),
Mencía (10%), Palomino (17%), Godello (approximate quantities)
Vineyard age: Between 41 and 101 years old
Pruning: Traditional bush vines
Irrigation: No
De-budding: No
Suckering: No
Topping: No
Leaf-plucking: No
Green harvesting: No
Harvesting: by hand (strict selection) in small cases
Harvest date: last week of September 2020
Grape selection: Yes, in the vineyard
Destalking: yes
Crushing: No
Sulphur: Minimal dose at bottling
Tanks: Open barrels
Pre-fermentation maceration: No
Fermentation temperature: <25°C
Pumping over / punching down: Foot pressing and
regular punching down
Malolactic fermentation: Yes. In barrel
Ageing: The wine is aged 13 months in a used 500l. French oak barrel.
Alcohol: 12,5% by vol.
Filtration: No
Clarification: No
Stabilization: No.
Production: 642 bottles of 75cl
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