Spain, Albariño, Bodegas As Laxas, Laxas, Rias Baixas, 2015

N/ Yellow grasses, oyster shells, honeysuckle, sunbleached rocks, and green apples.

Delightful and scream scream screaming for shellfish!

T/ Light mouthfeel. Clean flavors of chamomile, ripe honeysuckle, citrus, crisp spring water, and tart green apples.

Paired very nicely with pan seared shrimp with a garlic butter and tarragon dipping sauce and a side of steamed broccoli.


Price = $10-$14

N = A
T = A-
I = B+
Overall = A-

This wine was a media simple generously provided by the winery.

“About DO Rías Baixas

Denomination of Origin (DO) Rías Baixas is renowned for the Albariño grape, an indigenous variety that produces some of the world’s foremost white wines. Located in the Galicia region of northwestern Spain, the DO was formally established in 1988. Albariño has always been the flagship of this coastal region. In Rías Baixas’ unique climate, Albariño shares the same mineral-rich soils and cool climate as the world’s leading white wine regions, including Loire Valley, New Zealand and the Rhine. Click here for more information about Albariño wines from Rías Baixas.”

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