It is not easy to keep up with the diversity within Portuguese varieties, there are over 250 and some of are even called different names. Folgasão went from the mainland to the Zarco islands, where it gained its reputation as Terrantez. This Folgasão was produced in altitude; it is a pure, mineral and fresh version of this variety. It is a Folgasão like you we have never tasted before. is not Joana’s Folgasão neither António’s. It’s from both brother and sister.
BaixoCorgo - 480 m altitude vineyards.
Hand-picked grapes into 18kg cases. In the winery,whole bunch press. 14ºC tank fermentation. Aged 6 months in stainless steel tanks.
Bright yellow color. Fresh and intense nose. This is a citric Folgasão like we’ve never seen before in its pure version where the minerality and fruit are more sharp. In the mouth is tense with good acidity.
1.360 garrafas in April 2021
Store at 6-8ºC to be served at 10ºC
Goes well with grilled fish, salads and white meat dishes.