Tajinaste Blanco Seco

The first wine at the Volcanic Experience winetasting at VinoPremier featuring wines from the Tajinaste Viñedos y Bodega in Tenerife. This winery produces a range of wines from lesser known local grape varieties cultivated in the volcanic soil of the Canary Islands.

This dry white is made from 90% Listan blanco (otherwise known as Palomino Fino) and 10% Albillo Criollo and has spent 3 months maturing in oak barrels.

It has a pale straw colour and a medium intense smoky scent similar to that of burnt match. Underneath is a hint of sweet fruits slightly tropical.

Dry with medium to high acidity, light body and a light finish. A refreshing wine. Not particularly heavy on flavour. The fruit is there but this has been blended to be light and airy. Perhaps a bit mineral some citrus but not lemon.

I liked this wine. Good hot weather wine.

Name: Tajinaste Blanco Seco
Colour: White
Year: 2017
Grapes 90% Lista blanco, 10% Albillo criollo
Winery: Tajinaste Viñedos y Bodega
Country: Spain
Region: Canary Islands
Quality Classification: Denominacion de Origen Protegida
Alcohol: 14%
Price: 12,50€

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