Overview of the Wine
Bodegas Vidal Capità was created by Captain Enrique Vidal in 1985. Navy Insigne with great experience as solo sailor. After two trips around the world went on to make what would be his great dream, founding the winery Capità Vidal with his wife Tati Fuchs, navigator, sailing skate champion and many miles at sea
Together they built up a family-based winery producing small quantities of still wines and sparkling wines (Cavas). The quality of these products was well received by experts from different countries.
Located in the grape growing area of the Penedes Superior (Upper Penedes) in Barcelona Province, 50km south-west of the city. It is an elevated plain at 200 metres above sea level and is protected from the cold northerly wines by the Montserrat mountain range.
The influence of the Mediterranean Sea, the sun and the characteristics of the soil, mean this area has all the right ingredients for growing good grapes.
Grape / Blend
40% Xarel·lo, 35% Macabeo y 25% Parellada
50 Great Sparkling Wine of the World - 93 points
50 Great Cavas 2017 - Silver Medal 92 points
90 Points / 100 - Guia Penin in Spain
92 Points - Ian Blackburn
Straw yellow color. Clean and complex aroma of fresh fruit, herbs and aging / autolytic notes. Complex with richness, roundness and definition. The quality marks are significant and make this one of my favorite Cava. Color 14, Aroma 23, Body 23, Overall 32/35 = 92 Points
Product Size: 750ml