Quinta do Pinto Marsanne & Roussanne 2016 White

This limited edition produced with Marsanne and Roussanne came from the willingness to make a difference and be unique. This is Quinta do Pinto's philosophy. For this reason you can find different and unusual grape varieties in Portuguese territory. This is an iconic and unique wine that mirrors the result of a campaign of excellence. It was produced based on the ideology of minimum intervention, both in the winery and vineyards. It is certainly a good example of an excellent made in the vineyard wine.

Geology
Clay-limestone soil, originally from the Jurassic period, with clayey and loamy texture. Soft slopes with southern exposure.

Viticulture Method
Integrated Production.

Vinification
Rigorous soil management and weeds. Fermentation with wild yeasts and staging for about 9 months in used (2nd and 3th year) French oak barrels. 

Analysis
Total Acidity: 5.8 (g/L)
ph: 3.27

 

This wine was part of the BLINDBOX#12 

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€16.90

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Quinta do Pinto
Brand: Quinta do Pinto
Region: Lisboa
Type: White
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 13,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: 42% Marsanne, 58% Roussanne
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: João Lino
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: Citric.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Engaging aroma. Mineral and ripe fruit notes, where the quince and pear stands out, combined to tertiary aromas of vanilla and honey.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Rich and unctuous. Complex and fresh with some buttery notes from the barrels ageing process.
Serving Temperature: 8º - 10ºC
Goes well with: Fish and white meat dishes, salads, cheeses and desserts.