Bodegas Naia is located in the village La Seca, which is considered the Grand Cru of the D. O. Rueda and where some of the oldest vineyards of this Denomination of Origin can be found. Bodegas Naia works very closely with winegrowers from the region and it has established a strong and sustained relationship with them. These vineyards have an age range between 80 and 130.
The soils are composed of calcareous clays, over which lie superficial layers of sandy-clay soil mixed with cobbles. The vineyards from which Naiades is made are located in more-sandy soils, with a superficial layer of cobbles.
Ageing: In 100% French oak barrels with a slight and medium char. Barrels with different ages (between 1 and 3 years) and volumes (225, 500 and 600 litres).
The 2015 vintage shows great quality with an excellent health, marked by scarce rainfalls (200 mm) and high temperatures at the end of the grape’s maturation cycle. The stark contrast between the temperatures of the day and night, led to an optimum maturation of the skins. The result: a fresh and aromatic wine.
Naia Verdejo 2015 is a straw-yellow colour wine. On the nose, it recalls citric aromas, stone fruits, such as peach or apricot, and notes of fennel. It is a complex wine on the nose that evolves aromatically in the glass by releasing different nuances. Balanced, dense and unctuous on the palate…