1836 Grande Reserva 2016 White

Vineyard
Located in the hearth of the forest, this vineyard flourishes in harmony with nature. Respecting the ecological environment, we were able to minimize human intervention and the use of non-natural tools. This vineyard, being the oldest one, is the one with most history in the company.

This is a wine that expresses the most the terroir from where it originates, and symbolizes what nature offers us.

Soil
Sandy

Climate
Temperate southern-Mediterranean, influenced by Tejo river.

Vinification
Manual harvest followed by the pressing and static clarification processes. Fermentation in 2nd year new French Oak barrels, 300 liter capacity. Stage of 12 months on the fine lees.

Analysis
Total Acidity: 5.70 (g/L)
Dry Extract: 23 (g/L)
pH: 3.50

 

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Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Companhia das Lezírias
Brand: 1836
Region: Tejo
Type: White
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 12,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Fernão Pires, Old Vines
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Bernardo Cabral
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: Greeinish yellow, clear in appearance.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Elegant fragrance, with tangerine and lemon notes in a mineral setting.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Compelling, with a natural acidity and long finish.
Serving Temperature: 8º-10ºC
Goes well with: Ideal with codfish and other oven-baked fish dishes. Also pairs well with several white meats and soft cheeses.
Awards
Icon awards 0b2e1fc46a580be105fbbfe77df78f260843d877887ea25ecfe1b3dc8bf39830 Awards: TOP 30 Best Wines of Portugal 2017 - Vinho Grandes Escolhas magazine
Evaluation
Icon classification 3e51d3d9ed15536209cb9d7118873a31deae54c93b16126273d93c69d22efe76 Classification: 17 pts - Vinho Grandes Escolhas magazine