Series | Samarrinho | White | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rating 4.1
Intro: The Series wines represent our passion for innovation and experimentation in the search for new and interesting wines. Samarrinho is one of the greatest examples of the continuous inovation and experimentation projects ocurring at Real Companhia Velha, with the 2013 Vintage presenting the World with it’s first ever Samarrinho single-varietal.
Region: Douro (D.O.C)
Winery: Real Companhia Velha
Aging: The wine is kept in stainless steel tanks prior to bottling
Tasting Notes: A great Douro White that primes for immense freshness showing light nuances of minerality, followed by charming notes of white fruit and hints of floral. Reveals intensity, yet delicacy, with much freshness on the palate, offering layers, and layers of flavours and a reassuring minerality, finishing-off long and lasting with very peculiar characteristics.
ABV: 13% Serving Temp: 8-10 °C Pairing: Scallops, Sushi, Grilled Fish, Curry
A pretty light Douro white with nuances and awesome minerality, this is 100% single-varietal Samarrinho that was started in 2013. White fruit and flower; love the nose! Aha! Pairing ideas: sushi, sashimi, light seafood soup, oysters, scallops, Choros a la Chalaca, iberico pork curry all come to mind. ABV 13%.