Sunday, March 6, 2016

White Wine Vale das Donas




White Wine entry-level

Designation: White Wine Vale das Donas
Vintage: 2014
Appellation: Vinho Regional Tejo
Origin: Tomar, Portugal

Grape varieties: Fernão Pires, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc

Winemaker tasting notes: this citrine color wine reveals tropical fruit notes and a fresh aftertaste.

Analysis:
Alcohol content: 12.5% vol.
pH 3,13
Total acidity: 6,4 g/l
Reducing sugars: 1,3 g/l

Also available in bag-in-box with 5L or 10L



Vinification White Wine

Selective and manual Harvest in 20 kg boxes. Total stripping followed by bleeding with spontaneous fermentation at 12ºC in order to keep all the aromatic potential.







Reviews: 

“A fruity, fresh and crisp white wine, this is given some weight by the inclusion of Chardonnay in the blend. lt has an attractive texture, and the lemon and grapefruit flavors dominate.” 85 pts Best Buy – Roger Voss 41112013


The Grapes for the White Wine


Fernão Pires 

The grapes variety Fernão Pires is the most significant in the area and one that is more present into the blends of white wine from the Tejo region. The success of this variety lies in its high production capacity, good precocity and high aromatic intensity reminiscent especially to flowers like roses and

fruits such as oranges. Normally it should be harvested early so that these aromatic characteristics not emphasize excessively.

Chardonnay

It is the best known and most famous of the white wine varieties and being originally from France is spread throughout the world. It’s an easy grape in every way. It gives rise to appealing wine aromas and flavors that reflect much of the region where it is located. In the best examples, remember fresh butter, tropical fruit, peaches, tobacco and also vanilla, especially if it is fermented into new oak. In the simplest wine shows aromas of melon, pear and apple. It also gives rise to mild taste wines and sweet due to the high alcohol content it contains. The Chardonnay grape is a very adaptable to various soil types and climates and very versatile in terms of winemaking techniques.

Sauvignon Blanc

White wine grape with very characteristic aromas, easy to recognize, as well as the ever penetrating style and extremely dry. White relative of the red grape Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc is today the second most planted white variety in France, just after the Semillon. Left for other places where it was more successful than in his native region. With a huge tolerance to heat, it produces distinction of wines in most areas where it is grown. The Sauvignon Blanc has great acidity and often exhibit melon on the nose and taste.

The Farm

With an area of 30 hectares, the property comprises 18 hectares of vineyards, wine cellar (reception, laboratory, winemaking area, stage area, bottling line, warehouse and tasting room), event hall and two houses for local tourism in implementation stage.

The Vineyards

The vineyards are planted in deep soil of schist origin and clay-limestone, dry on the surface and rich in water the transition to the underground. Equipped with drop-by-drop irrigation, to control the level of water stress, the vineyards have driven systems that guarantee sun exposure and aeration necessary for more balanced maturation and high quality grapes based on a selection of the best regional, national and International grapes varieties.

Red wine varieties: Touriga Nacional, Aragonez, Castelão, Alicante Bouschet, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon e Merlot.

White wine varieties: Arinto, Fernão Pires, Moscatel Galego Branco, Moscatel Roxo, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling e Gewürztraminer.

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