Details

  • Type: White
  • Country: Spain
  • Region: Galicia
  • Vintage: 2017
  • Producer: Leira
  • Primary grape: Albariño
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £12.17
  • Code: 21950

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Crystal

Expression

Elegant, intricate, mineral-laced whites

Fennel
Salmon and Asparagus
  • Flexible with a range of cheese styles including soft goat's, Gruyère, Emmenthal, pecorino, parmesan, Cheddar
  • Butter and cream-based sauces. Beurre noisette, hollandaise, velouté, mornay, white clam
  • Strongly flavoured spices should be used sparingly. Good with tarragon, chervil, chives, parsley, thyme
  • Pan-fried, grilled or braised light meats such as capon, pork, veal, guinea foul
  • Butter and cream-based sauces. Beurre noisette, hollandaise, velouté, mornay, white clam
  • Very spicy food can overrun the wines delicate complexity
  • Radicchio, endive, truffle fine bean, pea shoot, chanterelle salads. Fennel, purple sprouting broccoli, asparagus

About the Wine

This excellent white wine by Leira originates from the Rías Baixas area of Galicia. This wine is exclusively distributed through Matthew Clark. Available in 75cl bottles, supplied by Codorniu International. Leiras is a delicious wine, made from Bobal grapes. This screwcap wine is created with added sulphites. The wine is one of a growing number in our list that can be enjoyed by vegan drinkers. Zesty and aromatic with a soft, ripe fruit an ideal partner for flavoursome seafood dishes.

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