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Frontonio 2022 Microcosmico Macabeo

Macabeo is, of course, known as Viura in Rioja. As there, it can yield such a shapely, rich and well-structured wine with honied, expressive fruit and expansive palate. Frontonio goes from strength to strength with this wine.

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Wine Specifics

WineWise Code
SBF-MIM22
Country
Spain
Region
Valdejalón
Color/Style
White
Farming Practices
Organic
Varieties
100% Macabeo
ABV
13
Residual Sugar
1.8
Acidity
6.47
Closure
Natural Cork
Case Size
12x750
Pricing
Discountable
Maceration
Destemmed, then 20 hours of maceration without sulfur dioxide (SO2)
Pumpover/Punchdown
No
Destemming
Complete
Fermentation Vessel
Concrete
Fermentation Duration
15 days
Aging Method
Concrete
Aging Duration (months)
5-6 months
Filtered
Yes
Fining Agents
None
Yeast
Native
Lees Contact/Stirring
fine lees contact
Malolactic
No
Added Sulfur
Yes, .002 g/L
Vineyard Name
El Sotillo
Soil Type
Calcareous
Elevation (meters)
530
Vineyard Aspect
Northeast
Vine Age
65+
Yields (hl/ha)
10
Picking
Hand-harvested
Annual Production
3,302 6pks

Notes from the Producer: It is a well structured wine, with a lively texture and fresh, elegant acidity. Intensely complex and silky. Lime green in colour, with aromas of jasmine, grapefruit and mineral notes.

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