Region: Bierzo, Rías Baixas
Grape Variety: 100% Mencia
Aging Potential: Drink now through 2022
Serving Temperature: 10°C ~ 12°C
Alcohol Level: 14.5%
Rich color. Elegant, red fruit, cherry and currants, pure Mencía fragrance. Later the mineral component appears as earth and stone. Structured in the mouth, balanced and fresh, ends after a long palate. A clean, straightforward and deep wine.
Lamb and kid roasts, beef and game stews cooked in wine, grilled meats are some examples of the many other food preparations that are ideal to be paired with Pittacum Aurea, such as, and why not, fish cooked in their own juices. We recommend avoiding very hot spicy flavors.
The Terras Gauda winery was founded in the O Rosal Valley, within the territory encompassing the Rías Baixas Denomination of Origin. The winery started with an initial production of 37,000 bottles from the 1990’s harvest. Currently we are commercializing more than 1.5 million bottles.
|Classification||D. O. Rías Baixas|
|Style||Fresh and Fruity|
|Serving Temperature||10 - 12 °C|
|Grape Variety||100% Mencia|
|Wine Closure||Natural Cork|
|Cellaring||Ready to Drink|