The Flower & The Bee Souson 2012

The Flower & The Bee Souson 2012

PRODUCER

COUNTRY

Spain

WINE TYPE

Red

APPELLATION

Ribeiro

AGE OF VINES

35 to 45 years

FARMING

Organic

SOIL

Granitic sand mainly

ALTITUDE

150 - 350 metres

FERMENTATION

Temperature controlled, in stainless steel

AGING

None

DESCRIPTION

Souson grape can also be found in Portugal where it is called Sousao or Vinhao. This wine is Fresh, vivid and bright with assertive cherry and raspberry fruit. No oak aging, this wine has lovely purity anda spicy bite, with high acidity on the finish. Just a hint of apple, which makes it bracingly fresh. No oak aging. 92 points Wine & Spirits Magazine (2011 & 2012 vintage)