The New Vignerons is a term coined by Spanish wine authority Luis Gutiérrez to refer to the new generation of Spanish winemakers that are moving the country forward. A country that only freed itself from the fascist rule of France in 1975 is now coming of age in a wine sense.
Forjas del Salnes make a ferrari of an Albarino in their Leirana Albarino 2019, it could actually age gracefully like a white Burgundy if require.
Brother of the famous Alvaro, Rafael Palacios is generally considered the best prognosticator of Godello in all of Galicia, R. Palacios Louro Godello is an absolute stunner. Raul Perez is probably overall Spain's 'it' winemaker. Perez Ultreia St. Jacques is 100% Mencia whole bunch fermented. La Clave by the same house is an unusual blend of Mencia, Alicante Bouchet, Tempranillo & Syrah. There is also a trio of thoroughbred Mencia: Guimaro Joven is made by Pedro Guimaro, generally considered the greatest producer in Ribeira Sacra, this is a young, bright style of Mencia. From Bierzo which borders Galicia, Descendientes de Palacios Petalos is generally considered to be pound for pound one of the best value wines in the world, made by Alvaro Palacios & his nephew Ricardo Palacios. STSWine