Paraje profile: Alta Alella

Alta AlellaThe Paraje Calificado Vallcirera (single vineyard) is located within the superb agricultural area of the Serralada de Marina Natural Park, 18 km from Barcelona and overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, just 2 km away. Family-run and organically farmed, the vines are grown on Sauló soil (an acidic granite-based sandy soil).

The vineyard’s proximity to the sea is a key factor in its mild weather, mitigating extreme temperatures in both summer and winter.

SOIL: The plot is 1.16ha and its soil is granite-based sandy texture (80% sand, 4% silt and 16% clay). An acidic white granite-based sand with low limestone content, little organic matter and good natural drainage.

VARIETIES: Xarel·lo (Pansa Blanca) / Chardonnay

PARAJE WINES: AA MIRGIN EXEO 2013 and AA MIRGIN OPUS 2013

Download the tasting notes here: Paraje Profile_AltaAlella

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