The Azpilicueta Colección Privada Blanco 2021 is a high-end white wine produced by Bodegas Azpilicueta, a renowned winery located in the wine region of La Rioja, Spain. This wine is part of the winery's line of private collection wines, which represents its maximum expression of quality and exclusivity.
The Azpilicueta Colección Privada Blanco 2021 is made from grapes of native varieties of the La Rioja region, such as Viura and Malvasía, which are carefully selected and harvested by hand at their optimum point of ripeness. Fermentation takes place in French oak barrels, followed by aging on the lees for a minimum of 8 months, which adds complexity and structure to the wine.
In terms of its appearance, Azpilicueta Colección Privada Blanco 2021 has a bright golden yellow color with greenish glints. On the nose, it offers high aromatic intensity, with notes of white fruit and citrus, such as pear, apple and grapefruit, along with subtle hints of oak, vanilla and spices.
On the palate, this white wine is elegant and balanced, with refreshing acidity that adds liveliness and a creamy texture thanks to its aging on lees. The fruit flavors and oak notes integrate harmoniously, with a long, lingering finish that leaves a sensation of freshness on the palate.
Azpilicueta Colección Privada Blanco 2021 is an ideal wine to accompany seafood, fish, rice and poultry dishes, as well as mild cheeses.