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Casal Sta. Maria Arinto & Chardonnay

The Casal Sta. Maria Arinto & Chardonnay is a wine with the classification Vinho Regional Lisboa exclusively elaborated from the varieties Arinto and Chardonnay.

* Minimum order of 6 bottles

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DESCRIPTION

Region: Colares/Sintra

Classification: Vinho Regional Lisboa

Varieties: Arinto & Chardonnay

Vinification: The hand-picked grapes go through a tight selection process in the vineyard and winery. Skin maceration of Chardonnay and Arinto are gently crushed and pressed. 70% of the fermentation occurs in stainless steel vats and 30% in french oak barrels followed by ageing on fine lees until the end of April.

Consumption: Should be drunk around 8-10ºC.

Alcohol: 12,5%

Winemaker: Jorge Rosa Santos & António Figueiredo

TASTING NOTES

Color: Green with bright straw reflections.

Aroma: Very mineral wine, green apple apricots all very contained. Oyster shells combined with citric flavors. Overall is a very delicate wine.

Palate: Oily texture full of concentration refreshing acidity. Fruity taste integrated with smoked rocky and ocean flavors. Very long and dry with salty finish.

AWARDS

• Silver Medal / Lisbon Wine Challenge 2014

FOOD PAIRING

• Spaghetti Bolognese à la Baron