Muros Antigos Contacto Alvarinho

75cl

This aromatic white is made from Alvarinho grape variety, a grape exclusive to this area of Vinho Verde, with a short on-skin maturation, hence the name Contacto. It is complex, full-bodied and well structured with enticing aromas of citrus, peach and tropical fruits. Versatile, it can be paired with a variety of dishes.

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Muros Antigos Contacto Alvarinho

This aromatic white is made from Alvarinho grape variety, a grape exclusive to this area of Vinho Verde, with a short on-skin maturation, hence the name Contacto. It is complex, full-bodied and well structured with enticing aromas of citrus, peach and tropical fruits. Versatile, it can be paired with a variety of dishes.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Complex aromas of tropical and citrus fruit
Palate The palate is full bodied with a creamy texture from the lees ageing.
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75cl
Grape Variety 100% Alvarinho
Maturation The wine is aged for a minimum of 4 months on lees.
Alcohol % 12.5%
Estate/Producer Anselmo Mendes
Country Portugal
Region/AOC Vinho Verde
Vintage 2021
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential With careful storage this wine will continue to age well for the next 5 to 10 years.
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Awards and/or Press Quotes Mundus Vini - Silver Medal in 2019, Robert Parker - 90/100, Decanter World Wine Awards - Bronze Medal 91/100 from Robert Parker & 95/100 from Wine Enthusiast. 93/100 - Robert Parker (2021 vintage)

Tags: Wine, White Wine, Alavarinho, Portugal, Vinho Verde, 2021, Anselmo Mendes