C50 2018 White

On September 12th, the harvest was done manually and transported in 10 kg boxes to avoid crushing the grapes.
Oenology  Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tank, for three weeks, at a controlled temperature of 14ºC.
Aging After fermentation, the wine was kept in contact with the lees until May/19.
Terroir: Clay and shale-limestone
Alcohol Content: 12%
Reducing sugar: 2,3 g/l
Total acidity: 5,0 g/l
pH: 3,40


Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Herdade Papa Leite
Brand: Herdade Papa Leite
Region: Alentejo
Type: White
Vintage: 2018
Alcoholic Level: 12%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Moscatel, Chenin Blanc, Viognier
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: António Madalena
Format: 75cl
Colour: Crystalline yellow
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Very elegant, with hints of peach, passion fruit and honey.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Very balanced in the mouth, mineral and excellent texture. Hints of apricot, ripe pineapple and passion fruit, with a lively and persistent finishing.
Serving Temperature: 8º-10ºC
Goes well with: For an aperitif before a meal, or for a sunset drink in the afternoon. Light meal, a lobster salad, a caesar salad, a fish or shellfish dish, either cooked or grilled.