Fernando de Castilla
100% Palomino Fino
Grapes are grown on estate vineyard “Pago Balbaino” on white albariza soils containing 70-80% limestone.
The grapes are pressed and fermented in stainless steel. Headlined to 15% and subjected to biological aging under flor yeast in oak barrels for the traditional solera and criaderas system. The average age of the wine is 5 years.
PRESS | 91 WS
“This has enticing range, with hints of nectarine and white peach out front, followed quickly by a saltier profile of chalk, quinine, Brazil nut and citrus oil. The long, vigorous finish has lovely spine, leaving a fleur de sel note echoing.”
- James Molesworth
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