Encruzado 2018 (Magnum) White

Terroir
The vines, planted in the sub-region of Terras de Azurara, enjoy a typical Mediterranean climate, in granitic soils.
The vineyard was generous and balanced, with a density of 3500 to 4000 feet per hectare, providing 5 tons of grapes per hectare.

Winemaking
Driving the vineyard: Double-stranded, single-stranded and guyot.
Winemaking and Stage: Winemaking is classic, with partial stage in French oak barrels and batonnage for 6 months. The fermentation is controlled until 16ºC for 3 weeks.

Clinical analysis
Alcohol content: 14% Vol.
Total acidity: 7.00 g/L
Volatile acidity: 0.45 g/L
Dry extract: 24.00 g/L
Reducing sugars: 2.5 g/L
pH: 3.18
 
€26.00

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Soito Wines
Brand: Soito
Region: Dão
Type: White
Vintage: 2018
Alcoholic Level: 14% Vol.
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Encruzado, Malvasia Fina
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Carlos Silva
Format: Magnum (1.5l)
Tasting
Colour: Crystalline appearance, straw citrus color with greenish reflections.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Very elegant with notes of linden, lemon balm and orange blossom married with nuances of pulp fruits white, flanked by delicate citrus and balsamic expressions.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: It has a very balanced freshness and volume, with exquisite structure, crunchy acidity, with an aftertaste long and persistent, all in a profile of good harmony and elegance.
Serving Temperature: 12ºC
Goes well with: Dishes of roasted fish and light white meats, or simply in good contact.
Evaluation
Icon classification 3e51d3d9ed15536209cb9d7118873a31deae54c93b16126273d93c69d22efe76 Classification: 16,5 Points by Grandes Escolhas