Very pale in color with a mild citrus nose. On the mid pallet the wine displays a mild citrus, lemony flavor consistent with the nose. This is a smooth lighter style Abanrino with a medium finish and some nice acidity that lingers in the mouth. This is a very food friendly wine. I would give it an88 or so. Not bad for the price. We paired it with Shrimp fettuccine Alfredo and it held up well.
From the LCBO web site:
EIDOSELA ALBARIÑO 2011 VINTAGES 336271 | 750 mL bottle Price $ 13.95
Made in: Rias Baixas, Spain By: Interbev Gmbh
Release Date: Aug 17, 2013
13.0% Alcohol/Vol. Style: Aromatic & Flavourful Sugar Content: 4 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: XD – Extra Dry
Light yellow. Expressive aromas of green apple, quince and lemon curd, with a strong mineral overtone. Sappy and focused on the palate, offering spicy orchard fruit flavors that are lifted by zesty acidity and a touch of white pepper. Closes with impressive clarity and length, leaving a spicy note behind. Great value here. Score – 90. (Josh Raynolds, International Wine Cellar, Sept. 2012)