C50 2019 White

Vinification
On August 24th, the harvest was done manually and transported in 10 kg boxes to avoid crushing the grapes.
Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tank, for three weeks, at a controlled temperature of 14ºC.
After fermentation, the wine was kept in contact with the lees until April/20.
Terroir: Clay and shale-limestone
 
Analysis
Alcohol Content: 12%
Reducing sugar: 2,5 g/l
Total acidity: 4,7 g/l
pH  3,48
 
 
€13.45

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Herdade Papa Leite
Brand: Herdade Papa Leite
Region: Alentejo
Type: White
Vintage: 2019
Alcoholic Level: 12%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Moscatel, Chenin Blanc, Viognier
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: António Madalena
Tasting
Colour: Citric yellow
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Very elegant, with hints of peach and honey.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Very balanced in the mouth, mineral and excellent texture. Hints of apricot and apple, with a lively and persistent finishing.
Serving Temperature: 8º-10ºC
Goes well with: This wine is great for an aperitif before a meal, or for a sunset drink in the afternoon. It can also be tasted while having a light meal, a lobster salad, a caesar salad, a fish or shellfish dish, either cooked or grilled.