A phenomenal orange txakoli!
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Availability date: 02/29/2016
Marko Skin is a new label from Oxer Bastegieta (2nd vintage), and this 2020 vintage is made of 2 local grape varieties commonly used for txakoli wines: 50% Hondarribi Zuri Zerratia (also known as Petit Courbu in France) and 50% Hondarribi Zuri (also known as Gros Courbu). The grapes went through skin contact fermentation in a clay vessel (tinaja or amphora made by Padilla), afterwards it spent 7 months in big French oak barrels.
Natural wine making approach, no fining or clarification, this orange wine has a great bottle aging potential.
1400 bottles filled.
|Varieties||50% Hondarrabi zuri, 50% Hondarrabi zuri zerratia|
|Viticulture||Organic (not certified)|
|Fermentation||In amphora (clay vessel)|
|Aging||7 m. in French oak 500 l. barrels|