Albarino | WYPR

Albarino

May 3, 2018

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Spain's great seafood wine is achieving a great audience around the world. Click the links to purchase Al and Hugh's recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20    $$= $20-40     $$$=$40-60    $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

Paloma de Plat  Albarino, Rias Baixas '16 **1/2  $

Fleshy, soft texture, notes of lychee nuts

Licia Albarino, Rias Baixas '16  ** $

Light bodied, delicate, all the classic flavors

Hendry Albarino, Napa '16  ** $$

Heavier, viognier-like, but well-made

Burgans Albarino, Rias Baixas '16  ** $

Rich, medium body, classic flavors

Serra de Estrella Albarino, Rias Baixas '15  **1/2  $  VALUE

Textbook flavors, delicate and supple body