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Arca Nova Alvarinho, Vegan

Portugal | Minho

Wines & Sparkling, Portugal, 750 ML
SAQ Code
14375348
Designation of origin
Régional Minho
Producer
Quinta Das Arcas
Degree of alcohol
13,5
Grape variety
Alvarinho 100%
Vintage
2018

Vinification

Handpicked grapes, from vines with low yields.
Skin maceration, rotation clearing, and temperature controlled
fermentation.After alcoholic fermentation, bâtonnage during 1 month once a week.
On the market, after a minium of 2 month aging in bottle.

Taste

Visual: Limpid, light straw yellow with reflections. Aroma: Abundant yet elegant floral scents paired with pleasant and fresh
fragrances of lemon and orange tree blossoming. Finishes with tropical
aromas. Flavour: Very rich structure with a full body and soft feel. Good finish.

Cocktails and pairings

This green wine goes perfectly with fish dishes, numerous poultry grills, Asian food or simply a fresh salad. Perfect as an aperitif Must be served at a temperature between 10 and 12ºC. Must be kept in a cool, dry place protected from light.

Awards

  • Silver Medal – 2019 Brussels World Competition
  • Gold Medal – Portugal Challenge 2018
  • Bronze Medal – Vinhos Verdes Regional Competition 2017