Vi Ranci Blanc - Laureano Serres
A nose of oxidative notes, with aromas of baked apple, exotic fruits, caramel, almonds, and spices... On the palate: a wine from another world – rich, unctuous, round, yet with plenty of freshness, and boasting beautiful complexity! This Catalan never fails to surprise us!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Spanish Wine
- Degree of alcohol
- 14.1 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2050
100% Macabeu, from vineyards cultivated biodynamically. This cuvée is the fruit of a special vinification – it is a Solera wine matured in a single barrel under a thin veil of flor. As a Solera wine, only a portion of the wine – 10% to be exact – is removed from the barrel each year, which is then replaced by the addition of new wine. This "rancio" is a dry wine with no residual sugar, and is not fortified with spirits. This bottling was corked in November 2020, after 6 years of Solera. Suffice to say, it is a very, very rare bottle indeed.
Laureano Serres took over his family vineyard in 1999. The 5 ha estate is situated between Barcelona and Valencia, near the coast. There, Laureano would cultivate his vines according to the principles of biodynamics, and after a few years of traditional vinification, he completely abandoned the use of sulphur. The whites are vinified in vats, barrels or amphorae, with long fermentations, then...All wines
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