Alto do JOA 2016 White


• Centuries-old vineyards free standing at 750m altitude;
• Shale soil and large thermal amplitudes in the maturation stage.


• Grape harvest selected from different grape varieties (about 10);
• Soft grape crushing process;
• Tanning in 500L French oak barrels for 4 weeks;
• 18-month aging in French oak barrels;
• Bottling.

Clinical analysis

Alcohol: 13.5% vol
PH: 3.54
Total Acidity: 4.9 g/l
Residual sugar: 0.6 g/dm3
SO2 Total: 84.0 mg/dm3
Total sugars <0.6 g/dm3


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Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Casa do JOA
Brand: Alto DO-JOA
Region: Trás-os-Montes
Type: White
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 13,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: 25% Esgana Cão, 15% Formosa, 10% Síria, 10% D. Branca, 10% Gouveio, 10% Folgasão, 10% Chasselas Salsa
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Jorge Afonso
Format: 75cl
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: More austere and complex aroma.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Taste that proves dry, fresh and persistent. Acidity very present.
Goes well with: It accompanies very well spiced meals.