Edićion Limitada Naranja

With a 10% slope and a high content of sand, quartz and ballast, it provides the vineyard with perfect drainage, a fundamental player in viticulture. The textures of the soil favour root penetration, giving a very high stability to the vines. Serrano maritime climate with average rainfall of 1200mm per year and between 160 and 260 meters above sea level. It tends to be windy keeping the vines in optimal health conditions. With 12 acres under vine Sierra Oriental practice sustainable farming; natural processes, and minimal intervention vineyard management. A blend of 60% Sauvignon Gris and 40% Pinot Grigio. The current popularity of Orange wines and low intervention wines has inspired Sierra Oriental to develop native techniques. The vinification of white grapes with their skins, allows winemaker’s to reach an intense phenolic concentration. After aging, without the presence of sulphites, these phenols reach an orange hue, which varies its intensity according to the type of grape chosen. Only French oak is used, during fermentation and aging, for a total time of 6 months, 4 months of which the wine is in contact with the skins. Bottled unfiltered. Aromas of wildflowers, notes of citrus, dried fruits, black tea and honey. Intense, dry and zingy, the palate is bold and intense with a great citrus acidity, and the finish is beautifully complex.

Product Number: 5
Vintage: 2021
Region / Appellation: MALDONADO
Country: Uruguay
Wine Colour: Orange
Wine Style: Still
RRP Bottle Price (£): 14.99
Is this wine new to the UK?: Yes