Fillaboa Albarino Seleccion Finca Monte Alto 2012

Since its inception in 1988, Bodegas Fillaboa has strived to make wines of great quality and personality. One of the only wineries in the D.O. Rias Baixas that produces wines solely from estate-owned fruit, Bodegas Fillaboa also crafts the only single vineyard Albarino: Seleccion Finca Monte Alto. The Albarino grape variety is thick-skinned and known for its rich variety of aromas (16 different aromas have been scientifically recognized) and it is thought to be most closely related to Riesling, which is why it was named “Albarino, or the “White Rhine in the local Galician dialect, Gallego. [+]