Muros Antigos Contacto Alvarinho

75cl

The wine is complex, full-bodied and well structured. Enticing aromas of citrus and tropical fruits. 

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Muros Antigos Contacto Alvarinho

The wine is complex, full-bodied and well structured. Enticing aromas of citrus and tropical fruits. 

*Please note product may vary slightly to image featured.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Complex aromas of tropical and citrus fruit
Palate Full bodied, good structure and the dry bitter finish of the Alvarinho variety
Colour Pale Gold
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75cl
Grape Variety 100% Alvarinho
Alcohol % 13%
Style Dry, Full Bodied
Estate/Producer Anselmo Mendes
Country Portugal
Region/AOC Vinho Verde
Vintage 2018
Making Techniques Total de-stemming; short period of skin maceration; fermentation at a constant temperature (14ºC-22ºC); minimum 4 month ageing on lees.
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential Superb ageing potential
Awards and/or Press Quotes
2015 Recommended by Sarah Ahmed (The Wine Detective) ‘Really comes into its own in the mouth, which has a ripe core of peach and apricot fruit with piquant salty notes to its vibrant , long finish. Really delicious and ready to rock and roll. But will keep well too.’
Wine & Spirits 93 Points, 2018 vintage
Decanter World Wine Awards Bronze Medal
Mundus Vini Silver Medal in 2019
Wine Advocate 90 Points by Robert Parker

Tags: White Wine, Portuguese Wine, Alavarinho