Rías Baixas Countdown



Albariño from Rías Baixas is always a wide open window to the cool breezes of the Atlantic and the best companion for everything that the Galician sea is willing to offer. Here are some Rias Baixas Albariños that we’ve recommended - a perfect list to start summer off right.


89 | Lagar de Besada

Price: $16
Grape Varietal: Albariño
Region/Appellation: Spain, Galicia
Imported by Turquoise Life, NY

 Where to Buy

2012 Rías Baixas Baladiña Albariño (Best Buy) Light touches of honey add nuance to the tropical white fruit scents in this albariño. It’s firm in texture, shaped by a fierce acidity. For pan-roasted calamari. —Patricio Tapia

This wine is part of our 2017 Rías Baixas Countdown.

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