Bodegas Castro Martin

'Sobre Lias' Rías Baixas Albariño

8.872 ratings
8.816 pro ratings
Rías Baixas, Galicia, Spain
Albariño
Shellfish
Top Notes For
Tom Kobylarz


APPEARANCE
Clear, lemon-green pale intensity
NOSE
Clean, fully developed, medium intensity pear, lemon zest citrus, and floral blossom
PALATE
Dry, high acidity, medium- bodied, medium alcohol, medium flavor intensity of stony minerality, fresh lemon citrus and a touch of honey on the long finish
CONCLUSIONS
Good quality, the basic wine from Castro Martin and it shows as varietal aromas and flavor character is less obvious, "Sobre Lias" aged on its lees for 5-6 months, Drink now, not suitable for aging or further aging, Mid-priced


APPEARANCE
Clear, lemon-green pale intensity
NOSE
Clean, fully developed, medium intensity pear, lemon zest citrus, and floral blossom
PALATE
Dry, high acidity, medium- bodied, medium alcohol, medium flavor intensity of stony minerality, fresh lemon citrus and a touch of honey on the long finish
CONCLUSIONS
Good quality, the basic wine from Castro Martin and it shows as varietal aromas and flavor character is less obvious, "Sobre Lias" aged on its lees for 5-6 months, Drink now, not suitable for aging or further aging, Mid-priced

1 person found it helpfulJun 18th, 2015
George Chen

Medium weight and balanced Albariño from popular producer.

Medium weight and balanced Albariño from popular producer.

May 15th, 2016
Web Bond

Classic Val do Salnes

Classic Val do Salnes

Apr 22nd, 2016
Nicole Hakli

Sommelier The NoMad Restaurant

9.9

Theres a new Albarino in town and it's not Do Ferreiro.

Theres a new Albarino in town and it's not Do Ferreiro.

Apr 22nd, 2016
Robert Cunningham

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

8.5

Slight yeast aroma initially. Light nose. Pleasant mouth feel and taste. Green apple. Well made. Moderately strong acidity.

Slight yeast aroma initially. Light nose. Pleasant mouth feel and taste. Green apple. Well made. Moderately strong acidity.

Apr 18th, 2016
John Wight

Sommelier/Wine Director Luce Restaurant

8.1

Drink now, not later

Drink now, not later

Aug 12th, 2013
Maurice Meyer

Crisp. Lemony with nice acid balance.Drank with sea bream. Excellent match. Fresh and clean. Niiice

Crisp. Lemony with nice acid balance.Drank with sea bream. Excellent match. Fresh and clean. Niiice

Jul 12th, 2017
Ginger Vintner

Candy apple and pear, with a fermented Apple finish. Semi-sweet and refreshing!

Candy apple and pear, with a fermented Apple finish. Semi-sweet and refreshing!

Oct 17th, 2015
Stefan Ross

Pleasant, not special

Pleasant, not special

Aug 1st, 2015
Michael Piaker

17 April 2015. Walter Foods, Brooklyn, NY.

17 April 2015. Walter Foods, Brooklyn, NY.

Jul 17th, 2015