Lagar de Darei – White 2013


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.

Harvest Year:

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


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: 9 years.

Grapes Varieties:

Encruzado, Malvasia Fina; Cerceal; Bical; Verdelho.

Lagar de Darei - White 2013


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


June 2014

Chemical Analyses:

Alcohol: 12,6
Total Acidity: 5,43g/l
pH: 3,44
Reducing Sugar: 2,0 g/l

Wine makers:

Pedro Pereira