Lagar de Darei – Branco 2016

Filosofia:

A wine with a contemporary style, having an elegant and intense profile. The wines show the character of the selected vineyard parcels on the Estate.

Ano Colheita:

Excellent year for white wines in this region. Cooler than average spring and summer temperatures resulted in wines with intensity, freshness and balance.

Vitivinicultura:

Soils are granite dominated sands. Between elevation and river driven humidity, Dao’s wide diurnal temperature shifts (20o+) ensure both white and red wines are endowed ample natural acidity. Dao wines are renowned throughout Portugal for their ‘freshness.’
Average age of vines: 15 years.

Castas:

Encruzado, Malvasia Fina; Cerceal; Bical; Verdelho

Vinho Lagar de Darei - White 2016

Vinificação

Destemming, must chilling, skin maceration, pneumatic pressing, cold settling,fermentation temperature control,sometimes with selected yeast inoculation in stainless steel tanks, centrifuging, fining, cold stabilisation and filtration

Engarrafamento:

April 2017

Analises:

Alcohol: 13%
Total Acidity: 5,52g/l pH: 3,26
Sugar: 0,7 g/l

Enólogo:

Pedro Pereira