Telhas 2016 White

It is a varietal Viognier which matured 11 months in oak barrels, presenting with "maturity and full-bodied texture, without losing the freshness and touch of acidity" characteristics of the variety.


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Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Terras de Alter
Brand: Telhas
Region: Alentejo
Type: White
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 14%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Viognier
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Peter Bright
Format: 75cl
Colour: Light Gold, Green tint
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Apricots, Greengage, Toasty Vanilla
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: The wine has a full palate with a refreshing acid spine and slight grip on finish to balance the rich fruit.
Consumption: The wine still needs time in bottle to open up but tastes beautifully now.
Goes well with: Lobster, Cod, Clams, Roast Vegetables, Rich Salads.
Evaluation: 90, RP
Icon classification 3e51d3d9ed15536209cb9d7118873a31deae54c93b16126273d93c69d22efe76 Classification: 16,5 points by Revista de Vinhos; 16,5 points by Vinho Grandes Escolhas; Mundus Vini - Best Portuguese White