Vira Cabeças 2016 White

Vineyard
Made from several small centuries-old vineyards located in Reguengo parish, in the Serra de S. Mamede Natural Park (Portalegre). The altitudes of the vineyards range from 550 to 735 meters. The soil is very old granite (Ordovician). The productions are very low.
 
Vinification
Healthy and whole grapes, crushed and pressed. Decantation for 48 hours. Transferred to old barrels where it fermented with natural yeast followed by a 22 month 'sur lies' stage. Transfer to the stainless steel tank where you rested 1 month before bottling without filtering and filtering.
 
 
 
€15.10

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Cabeças do Reguengo
Brand: Vira Cabeças
Region: Alentejo
Type: White
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 14%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Old Vines
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Mário Andrade
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: An intense white and very mature. Smoked notes with light mineral, ripe fruit along with jam and dried fruit.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: In the mouth it shows an excellent body with elegant greasiness, a lot of claw and flavor. Finishes long to stick to the mouth.
Serving Temperature: 8-10ºC
Goes well with: Recommended for fish, seafood and appetizers.