The albarino grape has come into prominence and fashion in the last two years and is now stroggly associated with the DO Rias Baixas region of northern Spain.
However, the truth is that Rias Baixas does not have a monopoly on this varietal or its history – in fact, it almost certainly crossed the alps from Germany in its ancient past. Many other cool climate areas could and do produce good albarino, or alvarinho as...
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