Alvarinho Contacto | White | 2020 | Doc Vinho Verde - 94 pts Wine&Spirits
Intro: The Alvarinho Contacto was made with contact with the grape skin following ancient practices and modern technology and studies to produce this unique wine.
Region: Vinho Verde, Moncao & Melgaco (D.O.C)
Winery: Anselmo Mendes
Grapes: Alvarinho (100%)
Aging: 3 months ageing on fine lees with regular battonage
Tasting Notes: Pronounced intensity on the nose markedly mineral and slim. High aromatic concentration with a stony character. Elegant mouth with structure and a sharp acidity. Long finish with bitter citrus and mineral notes.
ABV: 12.5% Serving Temp: 10-12 °C Pairing: Fish Tacos, Ceviche Seafood Risotto, Oysters, Mussels, Clams, Sushi, White fish