Snapshot
Vintage: 2017
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: Portugal
Region: Vinho Verde
Appellation: Vinho Verde
Wine type: White
Varietals: Loureiro
Organic: Practicing
Vineyard: The vineyards are located in the Valley Lima in Vinho Verde with an average age of 20+ years. The wine is made from 100% Loureiro which is a white variety native to this region.
Orientation: The vineyards are at 150 meters above sea level
Soil: Granitic soils
Viticulture: Practicing organic, hand harvested.
Vinification: The wine is fermented in stainless steel with wild yeast and then aged on the lees in tank for 5 months. No malolactic.
Aging: 5 months on lees in stainless steel.
Production: 2,000 cases
Notes: Beautiful aromatics of soft white flowers and exotic citrus with some medium concentration of mandarin and clementine fruit on the palate and at the same time a waft of fresh acidity as a counterpoint. Superb balance.