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Blanco Nieva Verdejo 2007

 
GeneralWineryBodegas Vinedos de Nieva
RegionRueda
Town of productionNieva
VarietalVerdejo
Total production of the wine187,500 liters
Name of winemakerEulogio Calleja and Jose Maria Herrero
VineyardAge of vines used to produce wine50% more than 30 years, 50% from 10 to 30 years
Yield4000 kg/hectare or 3 kg/vine for 30+ year old vines, 8500 kg/hectare or 3.8
Size of vineyard, hectares45 hectares
Elevation above sea level850 meters
Inclination of vineyard3 degrees north - south
Soil compositionhigh concentration of sand
Irrigationyes
HarvestHarvest methodchalice - by hand, trained vies - mechanical
Date of harvestfirst two weeks of October, 2007
FermentationAlcoholic fermentation, typein stainless steel
Alcoholic fermentation, duration20 days
Alcoholic fermentation, temperature15 degrees C
BottlingCold stabilizedyes
Filteredyes