SEXY White

Alentejo - Portugal 2010

SEXY White WineGrape Varieties: Viognier (50%) Antão Vaz (30%) Roupeiro (20%).

Concept and Style: A fusion wine; blending Portuguese and French varietals to produce a delicious white that is aromatic, fresh and packed with floral and fruit aromas, so attractive we just had to call this wine SEXY!

Winemaker’s notes: Pale lemon colour with aromas of tropical fruit and orange blossom. Medium bodied, fine textural presence in the mouth, good balance between fruit and refreshing acidity.

Production: 13,300 0.75L bottles released in March 2011.

Soils and Climate: Clay-calcareous soils. Continental/Mediterranean climate. Hot and dry with cold nights.

Vinification: Grapes are selectively handpicked into 20 kg harvest boxes and gently whole-cluster pressed at low temperature. Suspended solids are given time to settle before fermenting the naturally clarified juice at 12ºC; 90% in stainless steel tanks, 10% in new French oakbarrels.

Alcohol: 13% by Volume.

Storage and Service: Store a: 6-8ºC and serve at 10ºC.

Food Pairing: Well matched with grilled fish or simple dishes of pasta aldente that are enhanced by a wine that has considerable fruit presence and freshness.

 
Bronze International Wine Challenge 2009 - White

Bronze International Wine Challenge 2009 - White

Challenge International de Bruxelles 2009 - Brussels

Challenge International de Bruxelles 2009 - Brussels

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