2017 Vinho Verde Casa do Valle Portugal


Casa do Valle is the name of the manor house of the estate, which produces the Vinho Verde of the same name. Owned by the Sousa Botelho family, winemaking here dates back to the 18th century and features a mix of the ancient enforcado (tree-trained vines) and ramada (trellis) training systems for the red grapes and the modern single-wire training system for the white grapes.
The main noble grape varieties used for the white wines are the Alvarinho, Arinto, Azal and Loureiro. With a total area of 170 ha, of which 55 hectares are under vines, Casa do Valle is one of the largest production Quintas in the Vinho Verde Region, using exclusively grapes produced at the estate.The 2017 is a blend of 40 Arinto, 25 Alvarinho, 20 Avesso and 15 Azal, unoaked and this dry white presents a bright, pale straw color, an elegant floral, citric and tropical fruits aroma. Its a very fresh and elegant wine displaying a lengthy classic finish.

Collections: Arinto, Portugal, Table Wine

Type: White

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