Skip to product information
1 of 1

westside wines

LA MAREA: Albariñ̃o Kristy 2022

LA MAREA: Albariñ̃o Kristy 2022

Regular price $32.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $32.00 USD
Sale Sold out

Varietal: Albariñ̃o

AVA: Monterey County, California

Vineyard: Kristy Vineyard - This sustainably farmed site sits on the Salinas River bench, benefiting from cool ocean breezes and ancient seabed soils, ideal for producing vibrant, mineral-driven Albariñ̃o.

Winemaking: Hand-harvested grapes gently pressed and fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks to preserve freshness and aromatics. Aged on the lees for added complexity and texture.

Tasting Notes:

  • Nose: A symphony of bright aromas, featuring white nectarine, honeysuckle, crisp pear, and a hint of lime.Undertones of white flowers and a touch of wet stone minerality add intrigue.
  • Palate: Lively and refreshing, with vibrant acidity leading the way. Juicy flavors of pineapple, stone fruit, and citrus dance on the tongue, balanced by a subtle flinty minerality.
  • Finish: Clean and crisp, with the fruit and minerality lingering long after the last sip.

Production: Limited quantities - crafted with meticulous attention to detail, from vineyard management to winemaking, resulting in a truly exceptional expression of Albariñ̃o.

Alcohol: 13.5%

Overall: A captivating Californian Albariñ̃o that captures the essence of the cool-climate Monterey coast. Vibrant and refreshing, with elegant minerality and complex fruit flavors, it's a perfect choice for seafood, light summer dishes, or simply enjoying on its own.

View full details