100% Old vineyards
As if itwere a musical piece, interpreting thework of others, is like picking up a song thas has already been sung 1000 times. There are always different ways to sing. This ancestral vineyard has a delicate combination of notes, called chaste,which result in a Classic (wine consumption) of the Douro. A set of more than 20 notes, inwhich Donzelinho white, Reconco, Carrega White are some of the ones we've heard play,say drink.
Carlão, 600 m high, vineyards 85 to 100 years old, Cima Corgo.
Grapes are harvested by hand and transported in 18Kg boxes. Direct press ofwhole bunch, cold decanting, barrel fermentationwith bâtttonage.Ageing for 10 months in neutral barrels.
Citric yellow color, fresh and mineral aroma with some creamy notes. The attack is dense, rich with good acidity.
864 bottles in January 2019.
Store at 6-8ºC ro be served at 10ºC and drink at 12ºC.
Matches well with grilled or oven dishes.