Bodegas Hidalgo La Gitana - NV - Manzanilla Pasada Pastrana - 750 ml.
Spain - Jerez
Sherry - Vintage: NV - Size: 750 ml.
Pastrana was born in 1985, when Javier Hidalgo, together with his good friend Cristiano van Zeller, a Portuguese Douro winemaker, started a new project, consisting of making a totally special wine from a single vineyard of exceptional quality, in the Chateau Frances style. and where only and exclusively the vineyards of this estate would be used to make this sublime wine. (Single Vineyard). The payment that Cristiano and Javier chose was Miraflores, also like Balbaina, a clearly Atlantic payment and about two km from the River / Atlantic. The Palomino Fino grapes over 50 years old with which Pastrana is produced come from a 14-hectare estate of the same name owned by the Hidalgo-Garcia Family with a purely Sanlucan character. The albarizas of this Chateau-style farm are first class, you can find albarizas de Barajuela, antehojuelas, lustrillos, etc ... .. where in some stands we can find a concentration greater than 90% of Calcium Carbonate (Albariza of the purest). It was marketed for the first time in 1997 and is the result of the strictest choice of the best musts from that farm that, together with aging for more than 12 years and following the traditional methods of the area, make it one of the best Manzanillas that is They produce in the Jerez area. The result is an old, stale chamomile, in the purest classic style without undergoing any type of filtration or cold stabilization, La Reina de las Manzanillas.