Top 100 white wines of Ribeira Sacra

Discover the top 100 best white wines of Ribeira Sacra in Ribeira Sacra as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the white wines that are popular in Ribeira Sacra and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Ribeira Sacra

The wine region du Ribeira Sacra is located in the region in Galice in Spain. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Raúl Pérez or the Domaine Daterra Viticultores produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Ribeira Sacra are Mencia, Albarino and Tempranillo, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Ribeira Sacra often reveals types of flavors of cream, balsamic or pineapple and sometimes also flavors of dried fruit, floral or mulberry.

In the mouth of Ribeira Sacra is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 113 estates and châteaux in the of Ribeira Sacra, producing 313 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Ribeira Sacra go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or veal.

Discover the grape variety: Albarino

It is a Spanish variety, in Galicia to be precise, with its cradle in the Rias Baixas area, around Pontevedra and up to Orense. It would be a close relative of the Loureiro. Widely cultivated in Portugal, ... in France, it is registered in the Official Catalogue of wine grape varieties, list A1.

Food and wine pairing with a white wine of Ribeira Sacra

white wines from the region of Ribeira Sacra go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or shellfish such as recipes of croque madame, gratin dauphinois with smoked salmon or chicken chop suey.

News from the vineyard of Ribeira Sacra

At the heart of the terroirs of Mâcon-Bussières

Sequence from the video « At the heart of the Mâcon terroir » which offer a stroll at the heart of the Mâcon terroir. It offers a focus on Mâcon-Bussières, one of the 27 geographical denominations of the Mâcon appellation. Travel through the terroirs of the Mâcon appellation by watching the full video : Both are available in French and English. Our social media: Facebook:​​ Twitter: ...

Liv-ex 2021 Power 100 shows rebalancing of the fine wine market

The latest edition of Liv-ex Power 100, which lists the most powerful fine wine brands, shows that the period between October 2020 and September 2021 experienced a rebalancing of the market, with a number of classic labels returning to prominence. Château Lafite Rothschild re-entered the top 10, moving from 11th to 2nd place, while fellow First Growths Mouton-Rothschild and Margaux have also risen, to 6th and 10th place respectively. Petrus also re-entered the top 10, now at 7th place after a ye ...

Sale of six-litre DRC wine ‘rescinded’ amid counterfeit concerns

Acker announced in September that it had sold a six-litre bottle of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti’s (DRC) ‘Romanée-Conti’ 2002 at a Hong Kong auction for nearly HK$3.1m (US$398,400). However, it’s understood that the sale of the bottle was subsequently cancelled. Doubts about the wine’s authenticity have been raised by lawyer and wine fraud expert Don Cornwell on the Wine Beserkers website. He also expressed concerns about another wine, a six-litre bottle of DRC Romanée-Conti 2000, which was origi ...