Quinta de Santiago Alvarinho (Sparkling Wine)
Brut sparkling reserve made with Alvarinho grape variety. Aging of 6 months (fine lees) and 2nd fermentation in bottle with free yeast, according to the classic method for 15 months. “In honor of our Minho Grandmother, who in addition to the art of winemaking, her beautiful embroidery has left us (…). And if the Minho embroidery is a reflection of the daily life of the women of the region and it’s art, the embroidery of this sparkling wine metaphorically establish a connection with our vineyard history.”
– Prize: 88 pts Robert Parker.
Availability: In stock
Citric yellow color, crystalline. Fine and persistent blister.
Bulky but very elegant, persistent bubble and shocking, exotic mousse, long finish.
As an aperitif, at leisure or with fish and seafood dishes.
Lightly fruity, brioche notes, cracker, very fresh.