This is 100% Verdejo from 140 year old vines, aged for 5 months in stainless steel on the lees. Ismael Gozalo farms some pretty special vineyards in Nieva in Castilla & Leon - The plots are situated at 800-900 masl, with ancient vines on original rootstock, on sandy soil that has never seen chemical treatment. His youngest vines are 130 years old (!) and his oldest an impressive 280 years.

Ismael Gozalo - La Banda del Argilico 2020

  • Name La Banda del Argilico
    Producer Ismael Gozalo
    Style White (Dry)
    Country Spain
    Region DOP Rueda, Castilla & Leon
    Vintage 2020
    Grape 100% Verdejo
    ABV % 13
    Production Biodynamic. Natural Fermentation. Unfined. Unfiltered. Vegan
    Tasting notes Fresh + Lemon + Elegant