Oro de Castilla Verdejo 2012
This wine combines fruit, grass, and citrus freshness with the best and purest expression of its variety. It has an intense, long, and deep mouthfeel but it also creates a refreshing, mineral, and quite complex sensation. That is what makes it one of the most internationally celebrated Spanish white-wine brands. Oro de Castilla pairs extremely well with sockeye salmon.
Bottled by Hermanos del Villar. Bodegas Hermanos del Villar was founded in 1995 by the Villar family in Rueda (Valladolid, Spain), an area renowned for the production of white wine. It was founded with the purpose of producing high-quality winemaking with every possible effort to respect the land and its people, honesty at work, innovation, and excellence in management. Thus, Bodegas Hermanos del Villar has become today a quality benchmark in accordance with the highest national and international standards. This bright, fresh verdejo white is produced from vineyards located withing Rueda (Zone 2) at 2,359 ft. elevation.