Planalto Douro Branco Casa Ferreirinha, Douro
A blend of 7 different grape varieties. How does the winemaker manage to make such a great wine from so many choices!
Bright lemon in colour. On the nose, intense floral aromas stand out, as well as citrus fruits, tropical fruits, white stone fruits and light asparagus aromas. It has lively acidity which is well integrated on the palate. The finish is elegant and harmonious.
Grapes: 25% Viosinho, 20% Malvasia Fina, 15% Arinto/Pedernã, 15% Códega, 15% Gouveio (Verdelho), 5% Moscatel, 5% Rabigato
This historic producer, founded in 1952, is named after the legendary Porto matriarch...Dona Antónia Ferreira. Affectionately nicknamed 'Ferreirinha' by her countrymen, the house pays homage to the memory of this singular figure in the history of the Douro and was the first house in the region dedicated to making light wines.