Grape: Garnacha Blanca
Tasting Notes: Citrus, Apple, Mineral, Melon
For generations Nuria Altes and his family have been grape growers, with vineyards dispersed around the village of Batea. While Terra Alta is not yet a well-known region - tucked away in the southeastern corner of Catalonia it borders Aragón and Valencia - it is one of the largest areas in Catalonia under vine. Herencia Altes is Nuria Altes' dream to put Terra Alta on the map and show the true quality of these wonderful low yielding, old vines.
Herencia Altes is fermented and aged in stainless steel tanks to preserve the freshness of this wine It's medium bodied, well balanced, and has a creamy texture Apple, floral, jasmine, peach, pear, lemon, mineral, and melon flavors are present. Pairs well with salads, vegetables, tapas and grilled squid.