Quinta de Santiago Alvarinho 2017 (Vinho Verde)
From the Monção region, this is a special green, of the Alvarinho variety. Very elegant, full of freshness, consistency and structure. One of the great Alvarinhos of currently being produced. Similar wines usually cost 47% more and among top 5% of all wines in the world (Vivino).
– Prizes: 90 pts Robert Parker and 17 pts in Vinhos Grandes Escolhas.
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Intense citric yellow, crystalline. Very fine bubble and persistent mouse.
Volume and intensity, a lot of freshness, acidity balanced with tropical fruit and some minerality.
Grilled fish, sushi, Indian food, soft cheese.
Very mineral, intense, fresh, floral and tropical fruit notes, some white fruit, full of elegance.