Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco 201675cl
Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco 2016
Description of Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco 2016
Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco 2016 (Verdejo and Viosinho)
- View: Quinta do Crasto Superior 2016 White reveals a bright color, a pale yellow color.
- Nose: Very aromatic. light notes of citrus and orange blossom. strong minerality.
- Mouth: harmonious and start a fresh texture makes the Quinta do Crasto Superior 2016 White balanced wine. The palace offers citrus and mineral flavors and a marked acidity. Combination of odors that guarantees a beautiful ending persistence.
APPELLATION: Douro (Portugal)
VINEYARD: The area of Quinta do Crasto is located on the right bank of the Douro River and has 74 hectares of vineyards, which operates more than 400 years ago. The combination of slate floors, excellent sun exposure associated with the dry climate of the region allows the production of intense wines concentrated.
GRAPES: 60% Viosinho, 40% Verdelho
AGEING: Aged for 6 months in French oak barrels. 85% of the barrels are oak and 15% in acacia.
PREPARATION: The size of the vines and grapes are harvested by hand. However, the area has modern processing facilities to ensure production of wines of the highest quality.
PAIRING: If ideal, with lean fish or shellfish. Also tested for the starter. You can eat with seasoned meat.
RECOMMENDED TEMPERATURE SERVICE: 10.08 °C
Situated on the right bank of the Douro River between Régua and Pinhão, Quinta do Crasto is a 135-hectare estate with 74 hectares of vineyards. The property enjoys a privileged location within the Douro Demarcated Region and dates far back in time (the name Crasto comes from the Latin word “castrum” referring to a “Roman fort”).More about the Winery
Reviews of Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco 2016
Pale yellow colour with almost transparent reflection. On the nose, white fruits noticeable. Nice and subtle saltiness.
Quinta do Crasto Superior 2015
Very light flavour. The aromas of white flowers dominate. As I tested this Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco it reminded me of exotic fruits.
This Quinta do Crasto Superior Branco does not need food to accompany.