Albariño (white)


Also known as: Alvarinho

Albariño is a high quality variety growing in Galicia's Rías Baixas region.

Image: Alvarinho, courtesy of Wines of Portugal

It produces aromatic, full-bodied, peachy and grapefruity whites which go beautifully with the local Atlantic shellfish, and known as Alvarinho in neighbouring Portugal's Vinho Verde.

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