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Domènech Vidal

Domènech Vidal
2017 Freyé, Penedes

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Pasta

Category: Other Spanish White

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 12.5% RS: .1%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$14
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Domènech Vidal
2017 Freyé, Penedes

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Pasta

Category: Other Spanish White

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 12.5% RS: .1%
Pale yellow straw color. Fruity aromas of ripe peach, honeysuckle, lime blossom, and toasted meringue with a round, crisp, fruity light body and a smooth, interesting, medium-length starfruit, yuzu, and melon finish. A light and fruity wine with a creamy mouthfeel.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Crisp & Lively & Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: ripe peach, honeysuckle, lime blossom, and toasted meringue
Taste Flavor: starfruit, yuzu, and melon
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Goat Cheese, Pad Thai Chicken, Chicken Fajitas
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A light and fruity wine with a creamy mouthfeel.

The Producer

Vallformosa Cava

The Producer
C La Sala 45
Vilobi del Penedes
Barcelona, 08735
Spain
34 -938978286

Other Spanish White

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Serve in a White Wine Glass
The most famous white wines in Spain besides a Rioja Blanca and Albariño are those made from grapes such as Moscatel, Verdejo, Torrontes, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. The latter is grown in several regions and most versions are light and meant for early consumption, although there are a few oak-aged version with vanilla and baked apple flavors that can stand up to most seafood.

Examples of Verdejo - sometimes blended with Viura, the principal white variety of white Rioja, are refreshing dry whites with flavors of nectarine and white flowers that are meant to be drink young with tapas or shellfish. These wine are priced in the $10-$12 category.