Pale straw in colour. The bouquet shows elegant, complex aromas come to the fore with notes of green apple, tangerine and grapefruit together with hints of stone fruit, such as peach, and nuances of white flowers and creamy vanilla. A gentle, smooth entry on the palate develops with lovely harmony and freshness to reveal volume, minerality and complex fruit flavour, followed by a long, crisp finish.
Flor de Muga Blanco
for the equivalent of £35.75 a bottle
CASE OF 6 BOTTLES
Grower: Bodegas Muga
Grape Variety: Viura / Garnacha Blanca / Maturana
Style: Aromatic and Floral
Alcohol: 13.5% ABV
Bottle Size: 75cl
4 in stock
The Arzuaga winery is in Valladolid, in the heart of the Ribera del Duero Designation of Origin. The wines come from La Planta, an estate belonging to the Arzuaga family in Quintanilla de Onésimo, in the province of Valladolid. This is an excellent location for vine-growing. There can be no doubt that Arzuaga wines are made based on three premises: the soil, the climate and the orientation of the vineyards. The local flora and fauna coexist perfectly with the vines in La Planta. The flora includes pines, holm oaks and savin juniper, and, among the animals are wild boars and red deer. This coexistence clearly shows the love the Arzuaga family feels for the natural world. The estate covers 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres) in a wonderful location in the heart of the Ribera del Duero Designation of Origin area: its Golden Mile. It was at the beginning of the 1990s when, after buying La Planta estate, Florentino Arzuaga began planting vines, building the winery and, of course, making wine...