Ribeira Sacra - the tasting notes
15 Oct 2013 by Ferran Centelles
See Ferran's introduction to this stunning region. The wines are listed by colour and in descending order of score.   WHITE Algueira, Cortezada 2011 Ribeira Sacra  18 Drink 2013-2016 Godello, Albariño, Treixadura. When a wine is touching in a blind tasting it means that it really has something singular and extraordinary, and this is the case for this Algueira Cortezada. Very clean and concentrated nose, it is more stony than fruity, with a well integrated toasty sensation and the same touch of popcorn that I normally find in a few top village wines from Burgundy. The flavours are complex and refined. The...

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