LV – Lobo de Vasconcellos White 2020
Captivating / Freshness / Minerality
50% Arinto and 50% Verdelho
Age of vineyards:
15 and 20 years
Arinto (limestone clay); Verdelho (granite)
Grapes from previously selected plots, transported in 22 kg boxes, were subjected to rigorous sorting at the winery reception. After the grapes were destemmed, slightly crushed, and then gently pressed, in pneumatic presses. The must was transferred to a stainless-steel vat where it remained at a temperature of 8ºC for 48 hours until it was decanted. Alcoholic fermentation took place in a stainless-steel vat with a controlled temperature of 14º C during a 30 days period.
8 months of stage in stainless steel, with bâtonage on fine lees, protected from oxygen.
Citrus color very attractive in the aroma, where notes of lime, orange blossom, and vibrant minerality stand out. A captivating wine in the mouth, of lively acidity and balanced structure. With a seductive and fresh finish.
Seafood, fish, Asian cuisine, white meats and cheeses.