'Espera' Branco - Rodrigo Martins - 2017

£18.00Price
  • Origin

    Lisboa / Portugal

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Arinto / Fernao Pires

  • Production

    Organic

  • ABV

    13.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from clay-limestone soils in the Alcobaça region just north of Lisbon from 5 hectares

     

    De-stemmed and gently pressed

     

    Grapes are co-fermented in old oak

     

    Ageing for 12 months in the same old oak

  • Tasting Notes

    Medium body with real vivacity. Mineral and direct, with hints of chamomile and fennel combining with ripe pear fruit. Ideal with food, acidity and a slight grip rounded off by some oak ageing