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2011 Talai Berri

2014 Talai Berri
Txakoli DOC ($$)
Tasted: July 14, 2016

Grape Varieties:  90% Hondarribi Zuri; 10% Hondarribi Beltza – Aged in stainless steel tanks.
ABV: 11%
Region:  Basque Country, Spain

Tasting Notes:  Bright yellow-green color.  Slightly sparkling.  On the nose, there are notes of citrus fruits.  On the palate, notes of lemon, lime, grapefruit with a distinct minerality of wet stone and salinity.  Crisp high but refreshing acidity.  Drink young, not suitable for cellaring.

Pair With:  Raw oysters, clams, ceviche, fish tacos.  [Editorial note:  Without question, one of Txakoli’s best pairings is summertime sunshine]