Beira Interior | White | 2017 | Doc Vinho Verde - Vivino Rating 4.1
Intro: For this wine old vineyards of Síria and Fonte Cal varieties were used, a region characterized by citric aromas and by a unique minerality and freshness in some of the harshest conditions in Portugal (Freezing winters and dry hot summers)
Region: Beira Interior (D.O.C)
Winery: Anselmo Mendes
Grapes: Siria & Fonte Cal
Aging: 9 Months in French Oak Barrels with regular batonnage and whole lees
Tasting Notes: Austere nose. Clear minerality with hints of spices (saffron and nutmeg). Hints of dried fruits, petrol and vegetal notes typical of the region. Creamy and full-bodied mouth, structured and buttery. Long, fresh and extremely mineral end.
ABV: 13% Serving Temp: 10-12 °C Pairing: Piri Piri Chicken, White Risotto, Tahini, Lobster Roll, Spicy Crab