Anselmo Mendes elaborates this Anselmo Mendes Contacto Branco , a white wine from the region of Vinho Verde with a blend based on alvarinho grapes. At Drinks&Co, this white wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points.
“TASTING NOTES:View: Anselmo Mendes Contacto Branco 2018 has a notably pale, fresh yellow colour with a glint of green.Nose: Aromas of green grass, fresh citrus, peach, elderflower, and petrichor minerals.Mouth: This flinty, green white wine has surprising and pleasurable complexity and roundness. Full-bodied and crisp with ample zest of lime and green apples, to which the ageing on the lees adds welcome texture. Over the finish line with classic Alvarinho grapefruit bitterness.APPELLATION: Vinho VerdeVINEYARD: Anselmo Mendes Vinhos. Although he works with a number of different grapes, the Alvarinho produced exclusively in Monção and Melgaço is the variety of choice of Anselmo Mendes; the one in which he has invested much devoted time, making the most of its natural characteristics and potential.GRAPES: AlvarinhoAGEING: Minimum four months on fine lees.PREPARATION: This complex young wine was the Bronze Medal Winner of the International Wine Challenge 2018, and expresses perfectly the spirit of the Vinho Verde D.O. It benefits from complete de-stemming, short skin maceration, and medium-cold clarification. Fermentation takes place at a constant rate between 14 and 22ºC.PAIRING: Ideally served with appetizers; fish or vegetable soups; seafood such as grilled octopus, shrimp, or shellfish; and vegetarian dishes.RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 6-8°CALCOHOL: 13%”
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