Bodega Sierra Norte

2019 Ananto Organic Macabeo

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2019 Ananto Organic Macabeo
2019 Ananto Organic Macabeo
2019 Ananto Organic Macabeo
2019 Ananto Organic Macabeo

Tasting Notes

A beautifully packaged, organic, Macabeo from Manuel Olmo's meticulous vineyards in Utiel-Requena.

Gently floral and lightly tropical aromas lead to a palate with crisp citrus and white peach characters. A gentle and appealing white - well-balanced with fresh acidity.

 

Production Method

Vineyards are located in the north-west corner of Utiel Requena, 900 meters above sea level. Wines are made from organically grown grapes in vineyards cultivated using natural fertilisers, cover crops, biological control of pests and not using any chemical products that may damage the health of the environment. Grapes are cooled and undergo cold maceration for 12-24 hours and fermentation takes place in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks for 15 days.

Producer

The 67 hectare Finca Fuenteseca estate lies in Utiel Requena, a high, rugged plateau, nearly 1,000 meters above sea level just inland from Valencia. The combination of hot, dry summers, cold nights and poor, limestone soil make the area relatively free of vine diseases and so ideal for organic farming. The entire estate is now dedicated to organic production and producing blends combining indigenous and international varieties.

A Note on Sustainability

Along with all its wines being certified organic and vegan, Sierra Norte is keenly involved in projects run by its D.O. that benefit local people and which defend the products of its region. In a wider environmental sense, Sierra Norte is developing a wastewater project by installing a treatment system plant to reuse water, as well as being involved in a photovoltaic solar panel installation project.

Specifications

Year 2019
Bottle Size 750ml
Cultivar 100% Macabeo
Country Spain
Alcohol content
12% alc vol 
Units of Alcohol per Bottle 9 units
Type White Wine
Cellaring Potential Awaiting info
Allergen Information Contains Sulphites
Dietary Information
Vegan, Vegetarian, Organic, Sustainable
Food Matches Ideal to accompany pasta, fish, seafood and white meats.
Origin Utiel Requena
Appellation DOP Utiel Requena