Barão da Várzea do Douro, Colheita Douro Branco 2020Regular price £13.75
Citrus aromas with delicate floral notes and hints of white peach. A crisp white with apple and lemon peel characters, juicy acidity, and a refreshing finish.
Region: Douro Valley
Grapes: Gouveio, Viosinho and Arinto
The Gouveio, Viosinho and Arinto grapes, indigenous to the north of Portugal, grow in fine soils with some schist. The vineyards are situated near Cambres, in the western part of the Douro valley, south of the river. Some of the vines are over 50 years old, and they enjoy a warm and dry climate. After harvesting the grapes are fermented in stainless steel at controlled temperatures.