Vintage: 2016
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: Spain
Region: Valdeorras
Appellation: Valdeorras
Wine type: White
Varietals: Godello
Organic: Practicing
Vineyard: The godello plots are within the villages of Rubia, O Baco, Vilamartin, A Rua and O Bolo. The plots are all small and the vines range in age from 5-20 years.
Soil: Colluvial soil derived from a black slate.
Viticulture: All vineyard work is done by hand in small plots.
Vinification: Wild yeast fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
Aging: No aging.
Notes: Montenovo means "fresh mountain" which reminds us of this cool mountainous region and climate. The godello here is simply fermented and bottled fresh with a tiny bit of CO2 left giving the wine the full expression of godello in a very fresh, youthful and vibrant way.